Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with Aileen O. Vanderbilt Webb

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.webb70
Creators:
Webb, Aileen O.
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 May 7-June 9
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
49 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Aileen O. Vanderbilt Webb conducted 1970 May 7-June 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Aileen O. Webb (1892-1979) was an art administrator from New York, N.Y. She was president and chairman of the Board of the American Crafts Council.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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.

More Information
General
General
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 59 min.


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