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Spokane Art Center records, 1939-1952

Creator:
Spokane Art Center
Subject:
Federal Art Project (Wash.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
11 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
A typescript "The Spokane Art Center-Notes on its History," by Jane Baldwin; 2 copies of the Art Center's bulletin, "Art Horizons"; a list of contributors to exhibitions; fund raising committee notes; clippings; and a reproduction of a lithograph by John Davis.
Citation:
Spokane Art Center records, 1939-1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 74 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Art school and gallery; Spokane, Wash. Created in 1937 under State of Washington Federal Art Project, the Art Center offered free classes to the community, and displayed travelling WPA exhibits. It closed in 1942 as a result of lack of support due to wartime economies.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art schools
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8757
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210938
AAA_collcode_spokart
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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