Federal Theater Project (Conn.) records of Gertrude DonDero, 1936-1937
Federal Theater Project (Conn.)
Works Progress Administration
United States.Work Projects Administration
Place of publication, production, or execution:
80 items (on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Programs of plays produced by the FTP in Connecticut, 1936-1937; and lists, press clippings, and photographs regarding the work of Gertrude DonDero.
Federal Theater Project (Conn.) records of Gertrude DonDero, 1936-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel NDA1 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Gertrude DonDero after microfilming.
Federal Theater Project papers also at Syracuse University.
The Federal Theater Project (FTP) was a program established under the Federal Project No. One of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in 1935. It sought to create employment for actors and others involved in the performing arts during the Depression. Gertrude DonDero was the state director of the Connecticut Federal Theater Project.
Lent for microfilming 1964 by Gertrude DonDero.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001