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Narrator's name Soderberg, John
Catalog Number 2000.1.684
Interviewer Ruland-Thorne, Kate
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Object Name Tape, Cassette
Scope & Content John Soderberg circled the world eight times and visited more than 40 countries before graduating high school in Bangkok, Thailand. John then came to America for college, in Washington State. In 1970 he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps for three years. After receiving his Honorable Discharge, he worked as a machinist and then moved his family to Flagstaff, Arizona, to work in a bronze foundry to learn the art and craft of sculpture. John began selling his art professionally, and served as Artist in Residence at Northern Arizona University. He later received his Ph.D. in Humane Letters from that institution.
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