Oral history interview with Bill Burgess

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.burges73
Creators:
Burgess, Bill
Katzman, Lynn
Dates:
1973 April
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
11 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Bill Burgess conducted by Lynn Katzman for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Museum administrator; New York, New York. Burgess was a founder of the Studio Musuem in Harlem, a privately run community museum.

Administration
Reproduction Note
Item is a transcript.
Existence and Location of Originals
Location of original tape unknown.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Patrons must use transcript.
Conditions Governing Access
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Repository Contact
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