Place of publication, production, or execution: Massachusetts
General Note: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 49 min.
Access Note / Rights: Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Citation: Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with John Prip, 1980 Oct. 20 and 1981 Nov. 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding: Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Biography Note: John Prip (1922-2009) was a silversmith and teacher from Rehoboth, Mass.
Provenance: These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Location Note: Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
interviewee: Prip, John A., 1922-2009
interviewer: Brown, Robert F.
Subject: Rhode Island School of Design
Subject: School of American Craftsmen (Dartmouth College)
Record number: (DSI-AAA_CollID)12771
Record number: (DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211983
Record number: AAA_collcode_prip80