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Oral history interview with Leslie Cheek, 1982 June 8

view Oral history interview with Leslie Cheek, 1982 June 8 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Cheek, Leslie, 1908-1992
Interviewer:
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
Transcript: 38 pages
General Note:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 26 min.
Summary:
An interview of Leslie Cheek conducted 1982 June 8, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Leslie Cheek, 1982 June 8. 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:
Leslie Cheek (1908-1992) was a director of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' 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
Topic:
Art museums
Interviews
Museum directors
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13290
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212589
AAA_collcode_cheek82
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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