Oral history interview with Cliff Joseph, 1972.


Oral history interview with Cliff Joseph, 1972.

Interview of Cliff Joseph conducted in 1972, by Doloris Holmes for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Transcript: 9 p.


SNAC Resource ID: 8312128

Archives of American Art

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