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Creators:
Leepa, Allen, 1919-2009
Barrie, Dennis
Dates:
1977 Nov. 18-1978 Nov. 29
Size:
71 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.leepa77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Allen Leepa conducted 1977 Nov. 18-1978 Nov. 29, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art. Leepa discusses the New York art scene of the 1930s and 1940s, the Works Progress Administration, his connections with Abstract Artists of America, working in Michigan and Paris, and his relationship with Abraham Rattner, among others.

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Creators:
Hershey, Samuel Franklin, 1904-1987
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 Nov. 18-1984 Mar. 15
Size:
5 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
Collection ID:
AAA.hershe81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Samuel Hershey conducted 1981 Nov.18-1984 Mar. 15, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1935-1936, 1941, undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials created in conjunction with the Educational Radio Project which produced several educational radio series while providing employment for out-of-work writers and actors. Development of the project began in 1935 in association with the Civilian Conservation Corps and the United States, Works Progress Administ...

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Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
1942
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0438
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consisits of the complete set of the Navy WWII model drawings and a booklet explaining the project.

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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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Dates:
1936-1937 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications created in conjunction with the Educational Radio Project which created several educational radio series while providing employment for out-of-work writers and actors. Development of the project began in 1935 in association with the Civilian Conservation Corps and the United States, Works Progress Admini...

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Creators:
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. United States Studies Program
Dates:
1979-1990
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 569
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the United States Studies Program under Michael J. Lacey and consist of material on conferences and projects, fellows and interns, administrative matters, and publications.

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Creators:
Falk, Sawyer, 1898-1961
Dates:
1935-1939
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 160 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.falksawy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Falk regarding the Federal Theater Project in New York, particularly at the Civic University Theater in Syracuse. Correspondents include Hallie Flanagan, National Director of FTP. Also, programs, clippings, miscellaneous printed material, and a copy of INJUNCTION GRANTED, a play published in 1938.

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs
Dates:
circa 1968-1991, with materials dating from 1920
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 456
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of files concerning the administration of the office, including monthly calendars and scrapbooks of the docent program, information on exhibitions, the records of the "National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in the United States," and a photograph album of artist Alma Thomas.

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Creators:
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. United States Studies Program
Dates:
1987-1994
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of program and seminar files. Programs include: "The State and Social Investigation in Britain and the United States," "Collections and Culture: Museums and the Development of American Life and Thought," "Knowledge and Belief in America," and "Financing the American State."

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