Oral history interview with Clay Spohn

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.spohn76
Creators:
Spohn, Clay Edgar, 1898-1977
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 January 9-February 5
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
84 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Clay E. Spohn conducted 1976 January 9-February 5, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Clay E. Spohn (1898-1977) was a painter and educator from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

General
General
Originally recorded 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 41 min.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Art Students League (New York, N.Y.) -- Students Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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