Oral history interview with Henry W. Hough
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hough64
Creators:
Hough, Henry W.
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 June 11
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recordings: (30 min.)
7 in.
14 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Henry W. Hough conducted by Richard Doud 1964 June 11, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Hough speaks of his journalism background; his involvement with the WPA Federal Writers' Project writing a guidebook for the state of Colorado; and the lasting benefits of the WPA's programs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
State Director of Federal Writers' Project, Colorado.

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.

Digital Content

Keywords
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Federal Writers' Project (Colo.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Works Progress Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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