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Oral history interview with Marie Appelton, 1977 June 27

Appelton, Marie



Collection Information

Size: 1 sound file : digital, wav file

Format: Sound quality is poor. Not transcribed. Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 47 min.

Summary: An interview of Marie Appelton conducted 1977 June 27, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Marie Appelton is a librarian at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, New York.


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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Marie Appelton, 1977 June 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.