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Vance Kirkland oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH2-11

Scope and Contents

Recollections of Federal Art Programs and of work as artist.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Artist and educator. Graduated from Cleveland Art Institute. Established School of Fine Arts at University of Denver (1929) and Kirkland School of Art (1932). Served as Director of the School of Art University of Denver (1946-1969), and established the Kirkland Gallery in Denver.


2 sound cassettes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Forms part of the Federal Art in Colorado oral history series (C MSS OH2).


Friends of the Denver Public Library sponsored project.

Participant or Performer Note

Interviewed by Bonnie Hardwick.

Finding Aid for the Vance Kirkland oral history,1979 Aug. 9[sound recording]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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