Query: United States. Works Progress Administration
MS 3843 Cultural and historical map of Old Wethersfield, Connecticut
Creators:
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3843
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also newsclipping relative to spelling of Connecticut. The state Historical Records and the Smithsonian differ. Chronological table showing the settlement and growth of Wethersfield, Connecticut.

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Oral history interview with Henry Plumer McIlhenny
Creators:
McIlhenny, Henry P.
Cummings, Paul
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1974 Oct. 28
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcilhe74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Plumer McIlhenny conducted 1974 Oct. 28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Gustave Von Groschwitz papers
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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Federal Art Project card file of artists
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 …

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Federal Art Project (Calif.) photographs
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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Records relating to Index of American Design Exhibition
Creators:
Fogg Art Museum
Dates:
1937
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.foggart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and a catalog regarding an exhibition: Federal Art Project, Works Progress Administration -Index of American Design Exhibition, held January 27-February 10, 1937.

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Works Progress Administration (WPA) Airport Inspection Scrapbook
Creators:
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1937
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0288
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

In 1937, the Works Progress Administration's (WPA) Airways and Airports Division organized an airport inspection trip to review work undertaken at various airports under the WPA's auspices, to determine what work still needed done to develop the nation's aviation infrastructure, and to evaluate which of those future projects could be undertaken by the WPA. This collection consists of a scrapbook documenting the inspection trip.

This collection is in English.

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Oregon Federal Art Project records
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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in AAA.fedeartp06 for United States. Works Progress Administration
Wilmington Museum of Art papers
Creators:
St. John's Museum of Art
Dates:
1938-1942
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((93 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.stjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A list of watercolors and artists, under the heading "New Englan Coast"; annual reports; minutes of meetings of the Board of Trustees and of annual meetings; a form letter to members of the museum, 1939; lists of contributors, 1938-1940. There is one item dated 1976, a form letter about a reunion of the …

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Federal Theater Project (Conn.) records of Gertrude DonDero
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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