LewAllen, Laura 2017-09-13

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This interview features Laura LewAllen as she discusses her life and her father’s life as artists. In this interview, she describes her father’s passion for art and how he became a jeweler as well as how she got interested in art.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Laura LewAllen

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: September 13, 2017

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 02:14:03 (2 hours, 14 minutes)


Introduction; Ross LewAllen’s sketchbooks and other items; Audio tapes and other significant items of Ross’s; Laura’s background information; childhood memories; Moving to Spain; Her dad’s studio at Brewyn; her father’s struggle with being bipolar; Laura’s memories of growing up in Santa Fe; Snowboarding down Kilimanjaro; Laura’s art and jewelry; Her dad’s background information; Her father’s passing

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital audio

Recording Format Notes: audio CD recording available for listening in our Reading Room

Transcript: found here: https://hdl.handle.net/10605/360268

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