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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 (Mich.)
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.publwomi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

66 cards identifying specific projects, giving the project title, location, artists involved and miscellaneous information; and 400 cards giving biographical information on participating artists.

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Creators:
Hurd, Peter, 1904-1984
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1936-1951
Size:
50 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hurdpetp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence concerning Treasury Department art programs, including letters from Edward B. Rowan and Forbes Watson; information on mural competitions; Section of Fine Arts bulletins; and miscellaneous papers and printed material concerning Hurd's murals for the Section of Fine Arts in Texas and New Mexico.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project
Dates:
1935?]
Size:
4 Pages (23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.fedartp15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Brochure for the Design Laboratory, "a free school for instruction in industrial design, graphic arts and fine arts, established by the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration ... open only to those amateur and professional students who cannot afford to attend private schools." At 10 East 39 St., N.Y. Director: Gilbert Rohde.

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Creators:
Danysh, Joseph A., 1906-1982
Dates:
circa 1980
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((ca. 250 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.danyjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of Danysh's unpublished reminiscences regarding his experiences in the 1930s as Western Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project. Notes and drafts are also included. Danysh provides candid portraits of many WPA artists and administrators.

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Creators:
Lassonde, Omer Thomas, 1903-1980
Dates:
1935-1942
Size:
500 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lassomer
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings, photographs and other documents relating to the work of the New Hampshire Federal Art Project, 1935-1942, directed by Omer Lassonde.

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Creators:
Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-1966
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hilehial
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three articles by Hiler: "The Aquatic Park Murals", November 5, 1938; "Color in Architecture", and "An Approach to Mural Decoration"; a letter from Hiler to Joe Allen, State Supervisor, Federal Art Project, San Francisco; and an annoucement of a seminar on color directed by Hiler.

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Creators:
Spurlock, William
Dates:
1971-1973
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.spurwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research files relating to Spurlock's master's thesis, "Federal Support for the Visual Arts in the State of New Mexico; 1933-1943." The files include correspondence, photographs, writings, notes, and printed material.

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Creators:
Pietan, Norman
Dates:
1951
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pietnorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (doctoral.)--Columbia University, New York, N.Y., 1949.

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Creators:
Field, Thyrsis
Dates:
[ca. 1930]
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 250 items (on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.fielthyr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings; photographs and miscellaneous printed material relating to the Federal Art Project in Southern California, mostly during the late 1930s.

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