Minnesota Photographers Oral History Project: Interview with Jerome Liebling
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Born in 1924, New York City. Came to Minnesota in 1949 as first fine art photography teacher at University of Minnesota. Taught there 1949-1969. Worked closely with Allen Downs on several films. Jerome worked on several photography projects on his own, including South Saint Paul stockyards, Red Lake, Green Giant in Le Sueur, and Minneapolis flour milling. He wa also a free lance photographer, specializing in photographing politicians and political life in Minneapolis. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Leibling's career in Minnesota, comparison of art photography to free lance photography, Twin Cities' acceptance and fostering of art photography.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
22 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:49:52 running time
Creation Interviewee: Liebling, Jerome
Interviewer: Wilson, Bonnie G.
Made in Massachusetts, United States
Subjects Made in Massachusetts, United States
Dates Creation: 06/12/1986
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 80
Accession Number AV1989.189
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Photographers Oral History Project'

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