The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence as Director of the Federal Art Project in Portland, Oregon, with Jacob Baker, Frederic Stewart Bartlett, Holger Cahill, Joseph A. Danysh, T. J. Edmonds, George H. Gannon, Carter Glass, Ellis Fuller Lawrence, Charlotte Roberta Mish, Thomas Cleveland Parker, Margery Hoffman Smith, and others. Also included are reports; memoranda; travel vouchers; lists of artists and art projects; minutes of the Oregon Federal Music Project; typescript of an article, "The Federal Art Center, Salem, Oregon" and other writings; printed material; and miscellany.
Burt Brown Barker papers, 1935-1938. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2551 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals were returned to lender after microfilming.
Director of the Federal Art Project in Portland, Oregon.
Lent for microfilming 1982 by Sarah Munro.
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001