Edith Hamlin photographs of murals

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hamledit
Creators:
Hamlin, Edith
Dates:
1937
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Six photographs showing Hamlin at work on Federal Art Project murals for the Mission High School Library in San Francisco, 1937.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Edith Hamlin (1902-1992) was a painter and muralist from San Francisco, Calif. Worked for the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration during the Depression.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel NDA 3 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender, Lewis Ferbrache, Oakland Museum of Art, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1964 by Lewis Ferbrache.

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 -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the arts -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal aid to the public welfare -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art and state -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mural painting and decoration, American -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muralists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Federal Art Project (Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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