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Creators:
Municipal Art Society of New York
Dates:
1901-1960
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.muniartn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors' files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.

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Creators:
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.normgeof
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Fede...

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Creators:
Graham, F. Wynn
Dates:
1937-1941
Size:
340 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.grahf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; mimeographed letters; bulletins; pamphlets; press releases; form letters; minutes; newsletters; and other printed materials relating to artists's organizations and unions in New York City, particularly United American Artists, United Office and Professional Workers of America, and the Federal Art Project.

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Creators:
Levy, Florence N. (Florence Nightingale), 1870-1947
Dates:
1890-1947
Size:
6.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 5 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.levyflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, scrapbooks, subject files, and printed material, much of it related to her work as editor of American Art Annual and her guidebooks to art in New York.

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Creators:
Doktor, Raphael, 1902-
Dates:
1931-1942
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.doktraph
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reports and photographs of the Technical Service Division of the WPA-Federal Art Project, New York; publications of the New York City WPA Art Project including "The WPA Federal Art Project a Summary of Activities and Accomplishments," undated, "Oils, Watercolors, Prints & Sculpture by Artist Teachers of the Art Teachers Division," 1939, "Art in Act...

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Von Groschwitz, Gustave, 1906-1991
Federal Art Project. Graphic Arts Division
United States. Works Progress Administration
United States. Work Projects Administration
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Dates:
1935-1938
Size:
250 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vongros
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material including Federal Art Project and Works Progress Administration publications, transcript of a radio talk show, exhibition catalogs, newspaper clippings, and a Federal Art Print calendar, 1938.

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Block, Lou, 1895-1969
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1936-1938
Size:
47 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bloclou
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Block's involvement as a supervisor in the WPA Federal Art Project New York City office and as a member of the Artists Congress.

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Creators:
New York Enthusiasts
Dates:
1950-1960
Size:
300 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nyenthus
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artists contacted by Hans Hacker, director, to request or make arrangements for tours of the artists' studios during 1950-1963. Included are letters, biographical information, clippings and catalogs.

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Creators:
Public Works of Art Project (N.Y.)
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((700 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.publwony
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Receipts for works of art deposited with the New York Regional Committee by the Public Works of Art Project. Receipts state the artists' names, addresses, employment dates, amount, medium and location of work.

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Creators:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Public Information
Dates:
1929-1975
Size:
44 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.musemasb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

212 scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings concerning the Museum of Modern Art from its opening in 1929 through the mid 1970's. Included are accounts of exhibitions shown at the museum and circulated elsewhere; museum programs; personnel; policies; department changes; building renovations and expansions; parties and benefits; fund-r...

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