Oral history interview with Otto Wittmann
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wittma81
Creators:
Wittmann, Otto, 1911-2001
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1981 October 25
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
42 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Otto Wittmann conducted 1981 October 25, by Thomas Carr Howe, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Otto Wittman (1911-2001) was a museum director and consultant from Toledo, Ohio.

Administration
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 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 45 min.

Digital Content

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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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