Query: Federal aid to the arts
John Gaw Meem correspondence
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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PWAP card file for Region 9
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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Peter Hurd papers relating to the Section of Fine Arts
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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The Design Laboratory
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 …

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Federal art : a memoir of the thirties
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Typescript of Danysh's unpublished reminiscences regarding his experiences in the 1930s as Western Regional Director of the WPA Federal Art Project.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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Omer Thomas Lassonde papers
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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William Henry Spurlock papers
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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Thyrsis Field papers
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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Federal government and the arts / by Norman Pietan
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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Vernon Smith papers
Creators:
Smith, Vernon, 1894-1969
Dates:
1932-1941
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitvern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received; notes and printed material regarding his activities with the WPA-FAP in Massachusetts; a diary, 1936-1937, including later memoranda; a travel journal recounting Smith's trip to Alaska; 2 sketches; records of Smith's works exhibited; vouchers; and photographs of Smith and friends.

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