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Creators:
Osborn, David S.
Dates:
1956
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.osbodavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 73 page thesis, MURAL PROJECTS OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IN THE BAY AREA OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, University of California (Berkeley), December 17, 1956; handwritten notes about the mural projects; and photographs of murals painted by Lucien Labaudt.

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New Pacific Productions
Dates:
c1986
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (ca. 20 min.), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.newpacif
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reviews the history of the San Francisco Coit Tower from its building, the commissioning of the often controversial murals by the Public Works of Art Project in 1933, and their significance in both artistic and political terms, through to the more recent problems of restoration and the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the murals in 1984. Ap...

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Creators:
Painter, Arthur
Dates:
1938-1941
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.painarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Publicity, correspondence, clippings, photographs, travel receipts, and telegrams relating to the dedication of the Noah's Ark murals by Dorothy Puccinelli and Helen Forbes at Fleishacker Mother's House in San Francisco Zoo; and correspondence, field reports, committee lists, publicity, photographs relating to National Art Week in Northern Californ...

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Creators:
Hayes, Thomas, 1910-
Dates:
[ca. 1935-1945]
Size:
17 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hayethom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Hayes and his murals for the Millbrae Elementary School done for the Federal Art Project.

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Creators:
Hamlin, Edith
Dates:
1937
Size:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hamledit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Six photographs showing Hamlin at work on Federal Art Project murals for the Mission High School Library in San Francisco, 1937.

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Creators:
Snipper, Martin
Dates:
1950
Size:
100 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.snipmart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A descriptive list of paintings and sculpture in San Francisco public buildings done for federal projects; programs covered include Public Works of Art Project, the Federal Art Project, and Section of Fine Arts competitions for federal buildings.

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Creators:
Cravath, Dorothy, 1901-1974
Martin, Minette
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 May 13-27
Size:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cravat64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dorothy Cravath conducted 1964 May 13 - 27, by Minette Martin for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Stackpole, Peter, 1913-
Dates:
1934
Size:
7 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 15 x 10 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.stacpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs donated and annotated by Shirley Triest, and taken by Peter Stackpole of artists working on the Coit Tower, San Francisco, 1934, for the Public Works of Art Project. Pictured are George Harris, John Howard, Lucien Labaudt, Fred Olmstead, Ralph Stackpole, and Bernard Zakheim, and assistants Julia Rogers and Shirley Staschen Triest.

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Creators:
Gaethke, George, 1898-
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
McChesney, Robert, 1913-2008
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Dates:
1964 Sept. 26
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gaethk64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of George Gaethke conducted 1964 Sept 26 by Mary McChesney for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Brotherton, Joseph L., 1918-2012
Dates:
1953
Size:
41 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.brotjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to the controversy surrounding Anton Refregier's mural commission for the San Francisco Rincon Annex Post Office. Included are 28 letters from Thomas S. Page (Page-Brotherton, public relations firm) to interested parties, among them being U.S. Congressmen James Coats Auchingloss, John S. Shelly and William S. Mailliard; Grace McCann...

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