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Oral history interview with Arthur Amory Houghton, 1963 July 9

Oral history interview with Arthur Amory Houghton, 1963 July 9

Houghton, Arthur Amory, 1906-1990

Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 4 pages

Summary: Interview of Arthur A. Houghton conducted by Hedy Backlin and Richard P. Wunder for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arthur Amory Houghton (1906-1990) was an art administrator in New York, New York. Associated with the Cooper Union Art Museum.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives' 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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Arthur Amory Houghton, 1963 July 9. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.