Pennsylvania FAP records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp07
Creators:
Federal Art Project (Pa.)
Dates:
1940-1942
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
110 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Project proposals; personnel sheets; lists and rosters; radio scripts; and various booklets on art during the WPA.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Federal Art Project was established under Federal Project No. 1 of the WPA. The 48 states and territories were divided into regions and FAP programs were initiated, employing thousands of unemployed artists and craftsmen.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel NDA 10 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the Philadelphia Museum College of Art after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1964 by the Philadelphia Museum College of Art via Richard Doud.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
New Deal, 1933-1939 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the public welfare Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art and state Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Works Progress Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Work Projects Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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