The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Photographs of Hayes and his murals for the Millbrae Elementary School done for the Federal Art Project.
Thomas Hayes photographs, [ca. 1935-1945]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel NDA 15 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Lewis Ferbrache after microfilming.
Thomas Hayes (1910- ) is a painter and craftsman from San Francisco, Calif. Painted murals for the Federal Art Project.
The lender, Lewis Ferbrache, collected papers for AAA from artists and administrators of the various government funded art programs of the Depression. It was part of a larger nation-wide, collecting project, "New Deal and the Arts."
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001