Oral history interview with Mary Van Meter

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.vanmet71
Creators:
Van Meter, Mary (1923-2012)
Tyler, Joyce
Dates:
1971 November 9
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
sound file
digital, wav file
7 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Mary Van Meter conducted 1971 November 9, by Joyce Tyler, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Van Meter discusses the Boston Center for the Arts, including the history of its buildings and its development as an institution.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Mary Van Meter (1923-2012) served as historical consultant for the Boston Center for the Arts.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Author
Sponsor
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
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 on 1 tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 28 min.

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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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