Oral history interview with Robert Chesley Osborn, 1974 Oct. 21
Osborn, Robert Chesley, 1904-1994
Cummings, Paul, 1933-
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4 sound files ; digital, wav
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 41 min.
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An interview of Robert Chesley Osborn conducted 1974 Oct. 21, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert Chesley Osborn, 1974 Oct. 21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Robert Osborn (1904-1994) was an illustrator and painter of Salisbury, Conn.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001