Minnesota Artists Oral History Project: Interview with Eugene Newstrom
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Eugene Newstrom was born in Richfield, Minnesota. He studied at the Minneapolis Art Center. He served in World War II as a topographer with the Army, and trained as an artist while serving in Italy. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life; WPA art centers; being in the Army and studying art; World War II; Italy; freelance work; informal teaching; Wildlife artists; Minnesota arts scene in the 1950s; pattern making and sculpture; local artist community; local exhibits, shows, and galleries.
14 pages transcript
Content Category: text
Interviewee: Newstrom, Eugene B.
Interviewer: O'Sullivan, Thomas
Interviewer: Meehan, Susan
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 1 (Library Call Number)
AV2011.22.4 (Accession Number)
MHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Artists Oral History Project'