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Oral history, 1994.

Author: Frances Pernas; National Endowment for the Humanities,
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Publication:Museum of Modern Art Oral History Project, 1990-1994.
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Frances Pernas discusses Museum activities in the 1940s and 1950s focusing particularly on the Museum's Department of Publications. Included in her dialogue are insights into personalities of the individuals who helped to define the institution. For example, she describes working with Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Monroe Wheeler, Rene d'Harnoncourt, John Rewald, Edward Steichen, Peter Selz, and William C. Seitz, among
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
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Named Person: Frances Pernas; Alfred H Barr, Jr.; Rene D'Harnoncourt; John Rewald; William Chapin Seitz; Peter Selz; Edward Steichen; Monroe Wheeler
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Pernas; National Endowment for the Humanities,
OCLC Number: 122604482
In: Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Notes: Interview conducted by Sharon Zane for The Museum of Modern Art Oral History Project.
Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Description: 1 transcript (87 p.) 2 sound cassettes.

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Frances Pernas discusses Museum activities in the 1940s and 1950s focusing particularly on the Museum's Department of Publications. Included in her dialogue are insights into personalities of the individuals who helped to define the institution. For example, she describes working with Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Monroe Wheeler, Rene d'Harnoncourt, John Rewald, Edward Steichen, Peter Selz, and William C. Seitz, among others.

She conveys her perceptions about their aesthetic preferences in her comments on specific Museum publications.

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