Charlotte Aiken photographs of the Farm Security Administration

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.aikecharl
Creators:
Aiken, Charlotte, C.
Dates:
1944
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
11 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Black and white photographs of Roy Stryker (7), of Stryker and Helen D. Wool (1), of Aiken (1), and of Rose Dalton (1), all stamped "Farm Security Administration, 1944" on the back; and an Office of War Information Christmas Card, 1944, with a group photograph of Office members, which included Stryker and Aiken, as well as many others.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Administrator, Farm Security Administration, Washington, D.C. The Historical Section of the FSA directed by Stryker included the photography project that documented poverty stricken rural and urban America.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel NDA 16 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1964 by Charlotte Aiken.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the arts -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- Photographs Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Public officers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dalton, Rose Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wool, Helen D. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stryker, Roy Emerson, 1893-1975 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section -- Photographs Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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