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Creators:
Learned, Clyde E. (civil engineer)
Dates:
1913-1939, 1949
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0226
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Clyde E. Learned (1885-?) was the senior highway engineer for the U.S. Bureau of Public Roads, District Three, during the years 1919-1939. He was later a design engineer for the Public Roads Administration, Division Nine, in 1949.

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Creators:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)
Dates:
1934-1942
Size:
10 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.histrecs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately half the records relate to the Historical Records Survey's portrait survey, 1940-1941. The remainder are records of the Indian Site Survey, 1936-1942, a WPA program operating under the Division of Professional Service Projects, and to a lesser degree, the Public Works of Art Project, the Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture, the...

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Creators:
Kaplan, Joseph, 1900-1980
Dates:
1915-1977
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kapljose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the painter, photographer, printmaker, and teacher Joseph Kaplan measure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1915-1977. The bulk of the collection consists of printed material, specifically exhibition catalogs. Also found are a large number of photographs taken of and by Kaplan. The papers also include biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, and artwork. There is a 0.3 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes travel slides taken in Mexico and Provincetown, Massachusetts by Joseph Kaplan, circa 1940-1950, and a photograph of Kaplan by Arnold Newman, circa 1950.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (U.S.)
United States. Works Progress Administration
United States. Work Projects Administration
Dates:
[ca. 1935-1943]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((ca. 650 cards on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A card file containing biographical data on artists who participated in or were prospective participants for the Work Projects Administration of the Federal Works Agency. Information on each artist includes name, date and place of birth, state of residence, training, awards, activities, exhibitions of work, and collections containing the artist's w...

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)
Dates:
1935-1943
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((ca. 165 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of artists at work and photographs of their works of art.

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Creators:
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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Creators:
United States. Public Buildings Administration. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1934-1943
Size:
19 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.unstpbad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected textual records from the Public Buildings Administration Section of Fine Arts (1939-1943) and its two predecessor organizations in the Dept. of the Treasury, the Section of Painting and Sculpture (1934-1938) and Section of Fine Arts (1938-1939). The two series filmed include General Records of the Section (8 ft., reels DC38-43), containing...

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Creators:
Federal Art Project (Or.)
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
15 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of a speech given by Harry Hopkins, FAP bulletins, reports, and some correspondence.

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Creators:
Federal Theater Project (Conn.)
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fedethea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Programs of plays produced by the FTP in Connecticut, 1936-1937; and lists, press clippings, and photographs regarding the work of Gertrude DonDero.

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Creators:
Norvelle, Lee Roy, 1892-
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.norvlee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook of clippings, programs, and photographs relating to the Indiana Federal Theater Project.

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