Molly Saltman "Art and Artists" interviews


Molly Saltman "Art and Artists" interviews


The Molly Saltman "Art and Artists" interviews measure 2.4 linear feet and contain 62 sound recording interviews and lectures with art collectors, teachers, actors, and artists. The interviews were conducted by Molly Saltman from 1966-1967 as part of the “Art and Artists” radio series broadcast on the KPAL radio station in Palm Springs, California. Additional recordings of KPAL content and nonbroadcast content were discovered upon digitization, including a Los Angeles Art Association anniversary event and a Charles White slide lecture.

94 sound tape reels (ca. 20 min. each) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 3-5 in.


SNAC Resource ID: 8284455

Archives of American Art

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