Active in Cambridge, Mass.
Size: 21 sound files : digital, wav file
Format: Originally recorded on 11 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 21 digital wav file. Duration is 15 hr., 24 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of John Coolidge conducted 1989 March 7-May 4, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: John Coolidge (1913-1995) was an educator and director of the Fogg Art Museum, 1948-1968.
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.