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Creators:
Federal Art Project. Photographic Division
Dates:
circa 1920-1965
bulk 1935-1942
Size:
12.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp14
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection dates from circa 1920-1965, with the bulk of the records spanning the active years of the Federal Art Project (FAP), 1935-1942. The collection comprises 12.4 linear feet of mostly photographic prints and negatives that document primarily artwork produced by artists employed by the FAP. A smaller number of photographs also document other programs of the FAP, such as art classes and community centers, exhibitions by children and adults, artwork installed in public buildings, project divisions, and demonstrations of art processes by FAP artists.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)
Dates:
1935-1943
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((ca. 165 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of artists at work and photographs of their works of art.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (N.M.)
Dates:
1935-1943
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of works by FAP New Mexico artists: Gene Kloss, Manville Chapman, Zena Kavin, and James S. Morris, from the collection of the Museum of New Mexico Fine Arts Gallery; and a checklist of the photographed work.

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Creators:
Dozier, Otis, 1904-1987
Dates:
1934-1942
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.doziotis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of murals made by Dozier for the Treasury Relief Art Project and for the Public Works of Art Project in Texas.

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Creators:
Bloch, Lucienne, 1909-1999
Dates:
1934-1937
Size:
44 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.blocluci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Bloch's murals in the House of Detention for Women in New York City, for Madison House, and for George Washington High School; and photographs of unknown demonstrators.

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Creators:
Hamlin, Edith
Dates:
1937
Size:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hamledit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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

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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:
Paris. Exposition universelle (1900 : Paris, France) United States
Dates:
1900
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pariexpo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two photographs of the American section at the Paris Exposition, 1900.

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Magafan, Ethel, 1915 or 6-1993
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1950-1982
Size:
54 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.magaethe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs and printed materials relating to Magafan's painting career.

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Creators:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
Dates:
1938-1941
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.loomsylv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, teaching files, artwork and printed material documenting Sylvia Loomis' time teaching in the Arts Education program for the Federal Arts Project.

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