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Oral history interview with Lois A. Bingham, 1981 April 16

Bingham, Lois A., 1913-1996

Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 48 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded 2 sound tape cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 46 min.

Summary: An interview of Lois A. Bingham conducted 1981 April 16, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lois Bingham (1913-1996) was an art historian from Washington, D.C.


This interview is 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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Lois A. Bingham, 1981 April 16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.