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News Archive: 2021

Autry Museum On-Line Program
"What Is a Western?" Featuring Maxine Hansen

Posted April 20, 2021

Join Maxine Hansen, Executive Assistant to Mrs. Gene Autry, as she discusses the Western Film and Television Oral History Project, which documents first-hand account of the making of television and film Westerns, by the original cast and crew members. This interview with Autry Museum of the American West curator Josh Garrett-Davis is part of the Autry Museum's "What is a Western" series that explores the significance of the Western genre and the ways in which the movies shape our understanding of the American West.

Running Time: 36:28

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