Query: handicrafts
American Handicraft Council records
Creators:
American Handicraft Council
Dates:
circa 1937-1940
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (circa 750 items on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.amerhand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed American Handicraft Council records contain a certificate of incorporation; draft of articles of incorporation and by-laws; meeting minutes (1939 April-1940 January); 12 reports regarding progress of activities and council objectives; a fundraising file containing correspondence (some photocopies) between the American Handicraft Council and possible contributors (1937-1939); and a list of sponsors …

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Milwaukee Handicraft Project blockprints and materials
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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Penland School of Crafts records
Creators:
Penland School of Handicrafts
Dates:
1932-1991
Size:
12 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.penlscho
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, financial records, subject files, notes and writings, printed material and photographs.

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Slides of WPA + 35 exhibition
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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Oral history interview with Hunter Kariher
Creators:
Kariher, Hunter
Kessler, Jane
Dates:
1992 May 22-23
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
22 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.karihe92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Hunter Kariher conducted 1992 May 22-23, by Jane Kessler, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with William J. Brown and Jane Brown
Creators:
Brown, William J. (William Joseph), 1923-1992
Kessler, Jane
Brown, Jane Brennan, 1931-
Dates:
1991 January 19-March 2
Size:
203 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.brown91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with William J. Brown and Jane Brown conducted 1991 January 19-1991 March 2, by Jane Kessler, for the Archives of American Art.

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Howard C. and Bonnie Willis Ford papers relating to The Penland School of Crafts
Creators:
Ford, Howard C.
Ford, Bonnie Willis, 1907-1976
Dates:
1935-1995
1935-1995
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.fordhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 4515: Printed material, mostly written and illustrated by Howard C. ("Toni") and Bonnie Willis Ford, and Lucy Morgan, Penland's first director. Included are a history and a description of the school; a copy of the Penland song, 1955; an announcement of the 1940 sessions; an announcement about Penland's 10th anniversay; instruction sheets and …

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Oral history interview with Howard Thomas and Harold Wescott
Creators:
Thomas, Howard, 1899-1971
Doud, Richard Keith
Wescott, Harold, 1911-
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 …

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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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Herbert Becker photographs of Meskwaki people
Creators:
Becker, Herbert
Dates:
circa 1955
Size:
300 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs of Mesquaki (Fox) people, probably made during or as part of Sol Tax╩╣s action anthropology work with the Fox Tribe. It includes images of people, dances, archery, handicraft, vending, medical examinations, and food preparation at a single event, probably a powwow.

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