Query: Federal Art Project
Arthur Painter papers of the Federal Art Project
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 California.

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Federal Art Project (Calif.) photographs
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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Oregon Federal Art Project records
Creators:
Federal Art Project (Or.)
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of a speech given by Harry Hopkins, FAP bulletins, reports, and some correspondence.

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Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project
Creators:
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.normgeof
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural …

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Pennsylvania Federal Art Project records
Creators:
Federal Art Project (Pa.)
Dates:
1940-1942
Size:
110 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Project proposals; personnel sheets; lists and rosters; radio scripts; and various booklets on art during the WPA.

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The WPA Federal art project : its contribution to the American people / by Fanny Bowles Vanderkooi
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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Federal Art Project negatives of art and craft work
Creators:
Federal Art Project (Ohio)
Dates:
1936-1940
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp05
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Negatives of murals, signs, ceramic figures, furniture, sculpture, toys, posters, and other arts and crafts made for the FAP in the Ohio region.

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"Philadelphia's Shame: An analysis of the un-American administration of the Federal Art Project in Philadelphia" by Henry Hart
Creators:
Hart, Henry, 1903-
Dates:
circa 1938
Size:
0.01 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.harthenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

"Philadelphia's Shame: An analysis of the un-American administration of the Federal Art Project in Philadelphia" by Henry Hart is a 15-page pamphlet written in circa 1938, criticizing Philadelphia W.P.A. Art Project Regional Director Mary Curran. The pamphlet was published by The Friends of Art and Education, located in Philadelphia.

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Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection
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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David S. Osborn papers relating to the Federal art project in California
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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