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Creators:
Benson, Emanuel, 1904-1971
Dates:
1924-1967
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.benseman
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to the Federal Art Project; and correspondence.

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Creators:
Engel, Michael M., 1896-1969
Dates:
1937-1969
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.engemich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and miscellany.

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Creators:
Chavez, Edward Arcenio, 1917-1995
Dates:
1917-1982
bulk 1941-1973
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chavedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and sculptor Edward Arcenio Chavez measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1917 to 1982 with the bulk of the material dating from 1941 to 1973. The collection is comprised of biographical material, personal business records related to the Federal Works Agency and other projects, printed materials, and photographic materials.

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Creators:
Bisttram, Emil, 1895-1976
Dates:
1902-1982
Size:
2.3 Linear feet ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bistemil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to work done for the Federal Art Project; business and personal letters; printed material; biographical data; correspondence; and photographs.

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Creators:
United States. Farm Security Administration. Historical Section
Dates:
1935-1942
Size:
2 Items (Textual records: 2 partial microfilm reels)
218 Items (Photographs)
Collection ID:
AAA.unstfsad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scattered textual records selected from the Farm Security Administration, Historical Section records at the Library of Congress and the Farmers Home Administration records at the National Archives primarily revolving around activities of Roy Stryker. Included are personnel and travel records, typescripts of photograph captions, correspondence, memo...

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Creators:
Newhall, Beaumont, 1908-1993
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Jan. 23
Size:
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.newhal65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Beaumont Newhall conducted 1965 Jan. 23, by Joseph Trovato, for the Archives of American Art. Newhall speaks of his education and first jobs in museums; his administration of the WPA Federal Art Project in Massachusetts; Berenice Abbott's photographs of New York; and the Farm Security Administration's photography project. He speaks ...

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Creators:
Javitz, Romana, 1903-1980
Doud, Richard Keith
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 Feb. 23
Size:
1 Sound tape (Sound recording: 1 sound tape, 7 in.)
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.javitz65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Romana Javitz conducted 1965 Feb. 23, by Richard Doud, for the Archives of American Art, February 23, 1965. Javitz speaks of her views on photographs; Farm Security Administration Photo File; Walker Evans; opinion of federal government being involved with photographs; and her background as an artist.

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Magafan, Ethel, 1915 or 6-1993
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1950-1982
Size:
54 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.magaethe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs and printed materials relating to Magafan's painting career.

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Creators:
Ott, Peterpaul, 1895-1992
Dates:
1930-1965
Size:
100 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ottpetep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Ott and his work, plus a few clippings and miscellany. Most of the material relates to the WPA-Federal Art Project in Illinois.

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Creators:
Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors
Dates:
1940-1996
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
1 Linear foot (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.fedemode
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational records, exhibition catalogs, scrapbook, photographs, and printed materials.

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