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Creators:
Gilien, Ted, 1914-1967
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Mar. 3
Size:
2 Sound tape reels (Sound recording, 3 in.)
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gilien65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ted Gilien conducted 1965 Mar. 3, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art. Gilien speaks of his background and education; getting on the WPA Federal Art Project; starting out as an assistant mural painter on Ellis Island; his military service in World War II as a combat artist; working in New York City and then in California...