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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Pa.)
Dates:
1940-1943
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handpainted, illustrated plates of period costume designs throughout history, accompanied by descriptive handbooks recounting the historical context of the costumes.

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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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Creators:
Hart, Henry, 1903-
Dates:
[1938]
Size:
15 Pages (22 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.harthenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Mesibov, Hugh, 1916-
Shopes, Linda
Dates:
1990 June 23
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.mesihugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Hugh Mesibov conducted by Linda Shopes for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Mesibov speaks of his early life and early art experiences including his attendance at the Graphic Sketch Club (now known as the Samuel Fleisher Art Memorial); financial difficulties in the 1930s and his subsequest successful application to...

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Creators:
Gasparro, Frank, 1909-
Shopes, Linda
Dates:
1990 May 17
Size:
4 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.gaspfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Frank Gasparro conducted by Linda Shopes. Gasparro speaks of his early life including his studies with Giuseppe Donato; struggling through the Depression carving cemetery monuments; his successful application to the Federal Art Project (FAP) and his experiences while working with it; projects he worked on with the FAP and how they w...

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Creators:
Hood, Richard, 1910-
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Dec. 15
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording (1 hour), 7 in.)
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hood64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Hood conducted by Richard Doud on 1964 Dec. 15 for the Archives of American Art, as part of the Oral History Project.

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Creators:
Brown, Samuel Joseph, 1907-1994
Dates:
1985
Size:
1 Videocassette (videocassette (120 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.browsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with painter Samuel Brown conducted by Shawn Aubitz of the National Archives, for an exhibition on the Work Projects Administration in Philadelphia. Brown discusses his work on the WPA; materials and techniques; some of his paintings, including "The Scrubwoman," and "The Lynching"; sharing a studio with Dox Thrash; and a visit from Ele...

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Creators:
Steth, Raymond, 1917-1997
Kline, Marge
Dates:
1990 April 28
Size:
123 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.steth90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Raymond Steth conducted 1990 April 28, by Marge Kline, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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Creators:
Hood, Richard, 1910-
Dates:
1930-1983
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hoodrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material primarily relating to Hood's work on the Federal Art Project, the Philadelphia College of Art, and the American Color Print Society. Hood's earlier work as a printmaker is not well represented. Included are correspondence, notes, writings, sketches, scrapbooks, printed material and photographs.

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Creators:
Federal Music Project (Pa.)
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
34 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedemusp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official records containing project proposals; applications; final reports; and correspondence concerning the Pan-American Union.

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