Oral history interview with Charles McGee, 1976 July 23-26

McGee, Charles W. , b. 1924
Active in Detroit, Mich.

Size: Transcript: 98 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tapes. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 41 min.

Collection Summary: Interview of Charles McGee conducted 1976 July 23 and 26, by Marsha Miro, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Charles McGee (1924-) is a painter from Detroit, Mich. He founded Charles McGee School of Art, 1969-1974 and Gallery 7.

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.

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.

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