Oral history interview with Jean Holmes

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.holmes65
Creators:
Holmes, Jean, 1910-
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Apr. 12
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recordings: (45 min.)
5 in.
12 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Jean Holmes conducted by Mary McChesney on 1965 Apr. 12 for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Holmes speaks of her involvement with the San Francisco Federal Art Project and her lithography work with the Project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, printmaker; California.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Federal aid to the arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Federal Art Project (Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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