Query: Federal Art Project (N.J.)
New Deal art programs in New Jersey selected records
Creators:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)
Dates:
1934-1942
Size:
10 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.histrecs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately half the records relate to the Historical Records Survey's portrait survey, 1940-1941. The remainder are records of the Indian Site Survey, 1936-1942, a WPA program operating under the Division of Professional Service Projects, and to a lesser degree, the Public Works of Art Project, the Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture …

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Stephen Stempler papers relating to Arshile Gorky murals
Creators:
Stempler, Stephen
Dates:
1977
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stemstep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three photographs and two clippings about Stempler's discovery in 1972 of two mural panels by Gorky at the Newark, New Jersey Airport, executed while Gorky worked for the W.P.A. Federal Art Project in 1937. [Microfilm title: Arshile Gorky papers]

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Audrey McMahon papers
Creators:
McMahon, Audrey, 1900?-1981
Dates:
1935-1980
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mcmaaudr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of Audrey McMahon measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1935 through 1980. Found are correspondence, writings, notes and research files, and printed material assembled mainly during the late 1960s while assisting Francis V. O'Connor complete Federal Support for the Visual Arts: The New Deal and Now (1969) and The New Deal Art Projects: An Anthology of Memoirs (1970) and, to a lesser degree, miscellaneous files relating to McMahon's activities as Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project for New York and New Jersey . Included are photocopies of original correspondence (1935-41) between McMahon and Holger Cahill and Brehon Somervell, held by the National Archives.

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Oral history interview with Jasper Deeter
Creators:
Deeter, Jasper, -1972
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964
Size:
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.deeter64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jasper Deeter conducted by Richard Doud in 1964 for the Archives of American Art.

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Murals without walls [videorecording] / WNET/Thirteen; director, Alfred Broderick; producer, Elizabeth Davis; artistic consultant, Ruth Bowman
Creators:
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1979
Size:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic) ((30 min), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wnettelv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver Bros …

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Oral history interview with Hyman J. Warsager
Creators:
Warsager, Hyman J., 1909-1974
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 October 14
Size:
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.warsag65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Hyman J. Warsager conducted 1965 October 14, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project, in Hackensack, N.J.

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Oral history interview with Anthony Velonis
Creators:
Velonis, Anthony, b. 1911
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 October 13
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 7 in.)
38 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.veloni65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Anthony Velonis conducted 1965 October 13, by Harlan Phillips, in Hackensack, N.J., for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Oral history interview with Michael Lenson
Creators:
Lenson, Michael, 1903-1971
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Oct. 30
Size:
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lenson64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Michael Lenson conducted 1964 Oct. 30 by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Ben Shahn
Creators:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 April 14
Size:
29 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.shahn64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ben Shahn conducted 1964 April 14, by Richard K. Doud, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Oral history interview with Ben Shahn
Creators:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 October 3
Size:
32 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.shahn65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ben Shahn conducted 1965 October 3, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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