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United States. Public Buildings Service. Art-in-Architecture Program.
Dates:
1933-1960
Size:
16 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstpbbs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Mrs. Bruce from James N. Rosenberg concerning Bruce's papers, 1960; a reprint of an article, "Edward Bruce" by Edwina Spencer, 1933; and photographs, including 4 of Bruce at a children's Christmas party, 5 of a NBC radio broadcast, picturing Bruce, Secretary of the Treasury Harry Morganthau, John Dewey, and others, and one of a drawing ...

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Creators:
Bruce, Edward, 1879-1943
Dates:
1902-1960
bulk 1932-1942
Size:
8.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brucedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Edward Bruce papers measure 8.9 linear feet and date from 1902 to 1960, with the bulk of the material dating from 1932 to 1942. The collection documents Bruce's work as an artist, art collector, exhibition juror, and federal government art administrator, particularly his tenure as Director of the U. S. Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts. Well over one-half of the collection consists of extensive correspondence with artists, art collectors and dealers, arts associations, galleries, and government officials, including President and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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Creators:
Bruce, Margaret T.
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963 October 11
Size:
15 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bruce63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Margaret T. Bruce conducted by Harlan Phillips on 1963 October 11 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Public Works of Art Project
Corcoran Gallery of Art
United States. Department of the Treasury
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.publwork
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two articles by Forbes Watson and one article by Edward Bruce on PWAP, ca. 1934; an address by Edward Bruce on the Project printed in the CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, 1934; an exhibition announcement of the Washington Committee of the PWAP; and an exhibition catalog, NATIONAL EXHIBITION OF ART BY THE PUBLIC WORKS OF ART PROJECT, for an exhibition held at ...

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Creators:
Hopper, Inslee
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 July 28
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
44 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hopper81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Inslee Hopper conducted 1981 July 28, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Read, Helen Appleton, 1897-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1935]
Size:
50 Items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.readhela
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 76: Letters to Roy Moyer of the American Federation of Arts, Edward Bruce to Henry Varnum Poor, and an open letter to artists from Bruce; biographical data on Read; a transcript of a lecture given by Read on the background of the early American landscape school; and lectures and reports based on Read's survey of art in federal buildings which ...

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Creators:
Foster, Gerald Sargent, 1900-
Dates:
1930-1982
Size:
0.2 Items (linear ft.( 58 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.fostgera
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning murals by Foster, including a letter, 1938, and memo, 1937, from Franklin D. Roosevelt to Edward Bruce regarding Foster's murals for the post office in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (completed under the Section of Painting and Sculpture of the Treasury Department, 1938).

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Creators:
Meem, John Gaw, 1894-1983
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
20 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.meemjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence of the Public Works of Art regional committee for New Mexico and Arizona. Correspondents include: Edward Bruce, Jesse L. Nusbaum, Forbes Watson, Emil Bisttram, and others.

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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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Creators:
United States. Public Buildings Administration. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
19 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.unstpbad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected textual records from the Public Buildings Administration Section of Fine Arts (1939-1943) and its two predecessor organizations in the Dept. of the Treasury, the Section of Painting and Sculpture (1934-1938) and Section of Fine Arts (1938-1939). The two series filmed include General Records of the Section (8 ft., reels DC38-43), containing...

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