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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Wis.)
Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A collection of portfolios containing 59 block-printed textiles done for the handicraft project.

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Creators:
University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee
Dates:
1970
Size:
100 Items ((35mm slides))
Collection ID:
AAA.univwism
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Color slides from an exhibition held at the University of Wisconsin of the objects made during the WPA-FAP Milwaukee Handicraft Project, 1935-1943, as well as slides of the exhibition space.

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Creators:
Wisconsin Designer-Craftsmen
Dates:
1937-1973
Size:
800 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wiscdesc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational records including those of the Wisconsin Artists Federation and the Society of Applied Arts, the two predecessors of the Wisconsin Designer Craftsmen. Records contain correspondence; constitutions; minutes of regular meetings and of council and committee meetings; financial records; membership lists; biographical data sheets on membe...

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Creators:
Thomas, Howard, 1899-1971
Doud, Richard Keith
Wescott, Harold, 1911-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Dates:
1965 June 3
Size:
14 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.thomas65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Howard Thomas and Harold Wescott conducted 1965 June 3, by Richard Doud, for the Archives of American Art. They speak of their professional backgrounds and early affiliations with the Public Works of Art Project; their involvement with the WPA Handicraft project in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the project's effect on the community; the pol...

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Creators:
Thomas, Howard, 1899-1971
Dates:
1928-1969
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.thomhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketchbooks; notes; calendars; prints; books; and portfolios.

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Creators:
Partridge, Charlotte Russell
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
circa 1965
Size:
59 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.partri65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charlotte Russell Partridge conducted circa 1965, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project. Partridge talks about teaching at Downer College; forming the Layton School of Art in Wisconsin during the 1920's; her work as director of the Federal Arts Project in Wisconsin; trips to ...

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Creators:
Thwaites, Charles Winstanley, 1904-
Dates:
1939-1966
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.thwachar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; a typescript of a news release by the Federal Works Agency, Public Buildings Administration, regarding Thwaites' mural LUMBERING and its installation in the post office at Greenville, Michigan; 3 exhibition catalogs; several newspaper and magazine clippings; and ten photographs of Thwaites and his works of art.

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Creators:
Haas, Richard, 1936-
Dates:
1937-2012
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.haasrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Richard Haas papers measure 6 linear feet and are dated 1937 to 2012, bulk 1970-2012. His work and career as a muralist, printmaker, and educator are documented by correspondence, writings, printed material, sketchbooks, and photographs.

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Creators:
Schmidt, Lynn, 1949-
Dates:
1980-1990
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schmlynn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lynn Schmidt interviews with Isamu Noguchi and Tom Nakashima measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1980 to 1990. The collection consists of recorded interviews with Isamu Noguchi that were conducted 9 July and 5 August 1980 in his studio (now the Noguchi Museum), in Long Island City, N.Y.; as well as interviews with Tom Nakashima, conducted 31 July 1989 to 10 March 1990.

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Creators:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Dates:
1848-1999
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.currjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, muralist, and illustrator John Steuart Curry, and Curry family papers, measure 10.1 linear feet and date from 1848 to 1999. Papers document his career and family history through certificates, correspondence, photographs, clippings, contracts, receipts, inventories, writings, notes, and other materials. The papers contain particularly rich documentation of Curry's period as artist-in-residence at the University of Wisconsin, from 1936 to 1946. Mural projects in Kansas, Washington, DC, and Wisconsin are also documented.

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