United States.Federal Emergency Relief Administration
United States.Work Projects Administration
Works Progress Administration
New York World's Fair
Place of publication, production, or execution:
1500 items (on 2 microfilm reels).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence and records regarding the Index of American Design, Federal Art Project, Federal Recreation Project, National Symphony Orchestra Summer Concerts, Washington Summer Concerts Association; New York World's Fair, National Fact Finders Exhibition, Federal Writer's Project, Federal Music Project, Federal Theater Project, and the movement for permanent government art programs.
Nina Perera Collier papers, 1934-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels NDA 6-NDA 7 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Administrator for the Section of Professional and non-Manual Projects of Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA), Washington, D.C. Became publicist for the Information Service of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). FERA was the forerunner of the WPA.
Lent for microfilming by Nina Perera Collier.
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001