Query: *
Oral history interview with Herman Cherry
Creators:
Cherry, Herman
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 September
Size:
44 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cherry65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herman Cherry conducted 1965 September, by Harlan Phillips. Cherry speaks of his background and education; the Depression's effect on him; his first association with the WPA Federal Art Project; working for Stanton Macdonald-Wright; how the project functioned; trying to create an "American style" in painting; the team approach …

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