Active in East Lansing, Mich.
Size: Transcript: 83 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hrs., 45 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Clifton McChesney conducted 1978 June 16, by Gail Beke, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Clifton McChesney (1929-2011) was a painter and educator from East Lansing, Mich.
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.