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Newspaper photos of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Director James Chillman, Jr.

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Title: Newspaper photos of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Director James Chillman, Jr.
Author: Unknown
Abstract: James Chillman, Jr., served as the first director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. His tenure at the MFAH lasted from 1924-1953. During his tenure, Chillman also held a professorship in the School of Architecture at Rice University. He returned to the MFAH as interim director between 1959-1961. He was named Director emeritus upon his initial retirement and remained active at the MFAH until his death in 1972.
Description: Newspaper photo of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston in coverage of its opening. Contained in the scrapbook of the Houston Art League, 1904-1924.
Citation: (1924). "Newspaper photos of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Director James Chillman, Jr.."
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/36754
Date: 1924-04-13

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