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Oral history interview with Vava Khatchadourian, 1976.

Creator: Khatchadourian, Vava
Project: Columbia Armenian Oral History Archive.
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Phys. Desc. :sound recordings 3 audio discs (60 min., digital ; 4 3/4 in.) Sound recording 1 audiocassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

Born in Drebizond, Turkey, 1905; relocation of family to Batum, Azerbaijan; family ownership of factories; reminiscence of Armenian intellectual life in Tbilisi, Georgia: music, theater, art; marital relationship; successful artistic career; creation of frescos; reparation of Indian and Persian paintings; creation of refugee portraits; collaboration with prominent Armenian poet; assistance to refugees escaping Moush, Van; care of refugees in Yerevan and Etchmiadsin; influence as an artist.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, and the Armenian Education Council, 2005.

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