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Creators:
Abel, Donald G.
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 10
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.abel65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Don G. Abel conducted 1965 June 10, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art. Abel describes his position as state administrator for the WPA in Washington state, the levels of organization within the WPA, and his relationship with Robert Hinckley, Harry Hopkins, and Robert Bruce Inverarity. He also speaks of Eleanor Roose...

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Creators:
Cumming, William
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 April 3
Size:
35 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cummin65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William Cumming conducted by Dorothy Bestor on 1965 April 3 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Elshin, Jacob Alexander, 1891-1976
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 April 21-22
Size:
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.elshin65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jacob Elshin conducted by Dorothy Bestor on 1965 April 21-22 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Chinn, Andrew, 1915-1996
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 May 24
Size:
27 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.chinn65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Andrew Chinn conducted 1965 May 24, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art. Chinn speaks of his memories of the Federal Art Project in Washington state; how the program affected Seattle as an art center; and he recalls other artists involved in the project: Fay Chong, William Cumming, Jacob Elshin, and Morris Graves.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project. Photographic Division
Dates:
circa 1920-1965
bulk 1935-1942
Size:
12.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fedeartp14
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection dates from circa 1920-1965, with the bulk of the records spanning the active years of the Federal Art Project (FAP), 1935-1942. The collection comprises 12.4 linear feet of mostly photographic prints and negatives that document primarily artwork produced by artists employed by the FAP. A smaller number of photographs also document other programs of the FAP, such as art classes and community centers, exhibitions by children and adults, artwork installed in public buildings, project divisions, and demonstrations of art processes by FAP artists.

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Creators:
Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999
Dates:
circa 1840s-1997
Size:
13.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.inverobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist, photographer, museum director, anthropologist, and writer Robert Bruce Inverarity are dated circa 1840s-1997 and measure 12.7 linear feet. Biographical information, correspondence, writings and notes, subject files, art work, scrapbooks, sound recordings, printed material and photographs are found within the papers. They document Inverarity's work as Director of the Federal Art Project in Seattle and Director of the Art and Craft Project for the State of Washington, as well as his other professional work. Nineteenth century material consists of a Japanese print, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Goss, Dale M., b. 1910
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 2
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.goss65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dale Goss conducted 1965 June 2, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Fuller, Richard E. (Richard Eugene), 1897-1976
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 9
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
5 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.fuller65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Fuller conducted 1965 June 9, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art. Fuller speaks of the Seattle Art Museum and its relationship with the Federal Art Project. He also discusses his opinions of federal support for the arts.

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Norling, Ernest R. (Ernest Ralph), b.1892
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Oct. 30
Size:
9 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.norlin64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ernest Ralph Norling conducted 1964 Oct. 30 by Dorothy Bestor for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Roberts, Malcolm, 1913-1990
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 May 26
Size:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.robert65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Malcolm Roberts conducted 1965 May 26, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art.

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