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Museum administrator

Richard Edward Kuehne, museum administrator. Recipient Comdrs. Award for Civilian Service Department of Army. Served as officer United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946; Member Arm and Armor Club New York (honorary).

Background

Kuehne, Richard Edward was born on June 26, 1918 in Brooklyn. Son of Max Kuehne and Margaret Gresser.

Education

Bachelor, Amherst College, 1938.

Career

Artist, New York City and Kingston, New York, 1946-1948, 53-58. Custodian Cloisters Museum, Metropolitan Museum Art., New York City, 1948-1949. Director Saginaw Museum, Michigan, 1949-1953, West Point Museum, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1965-1986.

Achievements

  • Avocations: decorative art in Gesso.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Sculpture exhibited National Academy Design.

Membership

Served as officer United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Arm and Armor Club New York (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: decorative art in Gesso.

Connections

Married Olive Arey Lewis, November 8, 1947. Children– Lenny Lewis, Howard Lewis, Margaret Gresser.

father:
Max Kuehne

mother:
Margaret Gresser

spouse:
Olive Arey Lewis

child:
Lenny Lewis Kuehne

child:
Howard Lewis Kuehne

child:
Margaret Gresser Kuehne