Oral history interview with Robert Chesley Osborn

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.osborn74
Creators:
Osborn, Robert Chesley, 1904-1994
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 Oct. 21
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
4 Items
sound files
digital, wav
54 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Robert Chesley Osborn conducted 1974 Oct. 21, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Robert Osborn (1904-1994) was an illustrator and painter of Salisbury, Conn.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Author
Sponsor
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.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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.

General
General
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 41 min.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- Connecticut -- Salisbury -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Connecticut -- Salisbury -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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