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Creators:
Field, Thyrsis
Dates:
[ca. 1930]
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 250 items (on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.fielthyr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings; photographs and miscellaneous printed material relating to the Federal Art Project in Southern California, mostly during the late 1930s.

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Creators:
Perret, Ferdinand, 1888-1960
Dates:
circa 1937-1941
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.perrferd1
Repository:
Archives of American Art

137 b&w photographs compiled by Ferdinand Perret relating to the WPA Southern California Art Project. Depicted are the WPA-FAP Print Department, Los Angeles; Canoga Park petrachrome in progress, 1940; George Washington High School petrachrome in progress; Long Beach Municipal Auditorium tile mosaic; petrachrome seal of Santa Monica, Santa Monica Ci...

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Creators:
Osborn, David S.
Dates:
1956
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.osbodavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 73 page thesis, MURAL PROJECTS OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IN THE BAY AREA OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, University of California (Berkeley), December 17, 1956; handwritten notes about the mural projects; and photographs of murals painted by Lucien Labaudt.

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Creators:
Vanderkooi, Fanny Bowles
Dates:
1940 May
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vandfann
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (M.A.)--University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, May 1940, concerning the effect of the Federal Art Project on the American people.

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Creators:
Oakland Museum
Dates:
1936-1963
Size:
8 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklmuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are: "The French in California, 1850-1950"; annual report, 1955, and a catalog of the picture collections of the Society of California Pioneers; a brief resume of the career of Ernest Narjot; "Charles Christian Nahl," by Eugen Neuhaus, 1936; "California Centennials Exhibition of Art" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1949; "Harry Ra...

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Creators:
Painter, Arthur
Dates:
1938-1941
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.painarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Publicity, correspondence, clippings, photographs, travel receipts, and telegrams relating to the dedication of the Noah's Ark murals by Dorothy Puccinelli and Helen Forbes at Fleishacker Mother's House in San Francisco Zoo; and correspondence, field reports, committee lists, publicity, photographs relating to National Art Week in Northern Californ...

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Creators:
Simpson, Marian Hahn, 1899-1978
Dates:
1934-1958
Size:
2 Reels (ca.20 items (on partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.simpmari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs and clippings.

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Creators:
Howard, Charles, 1899-1978
Dates:
[ca. 1940]
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.howachar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Howard and his paintings and a critique; and analysis by Sidney Peterson.

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Creators:
Danysh, Joseph A., 1906-1982
Dates:
circa 1980
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((ca. 250 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.danyjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of Danysh's unpublished reminiscences regarding his experiences in the 1930s as Western Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project. Notes and drafts are also included. Danysh provides candid portraits of many WPA artists and administrators.

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Creators:
Public Works of Art Project
Dates:
1934-1964
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.publwoca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Miscellaneous correspondence of Walter Heil, regional director of PWAP, 1934; form letters from Edward Bruce, national director; and a typescript reminiscence of the PWAP and a letter from Ray Strong addressed to Mary McChesney and dated 1964.[Microfilm title, "Ray Strong"]

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