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Oral history interview with Charles Cunningham, 1977 April 18-19

Cunningham, Charles Crehore, 1910-1979



Collection Information

Size: 109 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 8 hr., 11 min.

Summary: An interview of Charles Cunningham conducted 1977 April 18-19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Crehore Cunningham (1910-1979) was a museum curator and lecturer, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute of Williamstown, Massachusetts.


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.

Language Note

English .


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.

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Charles Cunningham, 1977 April 18-19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.