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Oral history interview with Cherie Hiser, by Jim Morris
- 1981-12-06 (Creation)
online resource (1 hr., 32 min., 20 sec.)
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Sheryl "Cherie" Heiser, nee Jenkins (1939-2018) was a photographer. She studied photography under Minor White. In the 1960s, she moved to Colorado where she founded the Center of the Eye. She returned to Oregon in 1978. She was known for her self-portraits and her evangelism for photography.
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Hiser discusses The Center of the Eye in Colorado, photographers she has worked with, photography techniques, portrait photography, her recent photography projects, including portraits of gay men and tattooed people, photography as therapy, studying photography with Minor White, and teaching photography.
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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
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Oral history interview with Cherie Hiser, by Jim Morris, 1981 December 6, SR 3125, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
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Digitization funded by the James F. Miller Endowment.