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Reminiscences of Robert Whitley : oral history, 1986

Creator: Whitley, Robert
Project: American craftspeople project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Sound recording: 2 sound cassettes. Transcript: 75 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Woodworker.

Scope and Contents

Childhood; welder, World War II; custom gunstock maker; motorcycle accident; interest in antique restoration; faithfulness to design form; contributions to contemporary furniture design.

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1987.

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