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Research material on the WPA Illinois Art Project, 1930-1988

Creator:
Mavigliano, George J., 1941-
Subject:
Lawson, Richard A.
Federal Art Project (Ill.)
United States.Work Projects Administration
Works Progress Administration
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.8 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Research material collected for Mavigliano and Lawson's book, The Federal Art Project in Illinois, 1935-1943 (1990), concerning the Works Progress Administration Illinois Art Project, including correspondence, undated and 1935-1988; writings; printed material, including articles, writings, clippings, questionnaires, blueprints, undated and 1936-1986; photographs of people involved with the Project, undated; and audio tape recordings and transcriptions of interviews with M. Burrows, R. McKeague, Meltzer & A. Osver, B. Shryock, J. Walley/Haden, and N. Ziroli, undated and 1930-1982.
ADDITION: "Transcript/statements of Federal Service" (GSA form 7275) for artists and administrators on the Illinois Federal Art Projects. The forms include information about the date of employment, position, salary, and agency and location.
Citation:
Research material on the WPA Illinois Art Project, 1930-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Provenance:
Donated by George J. Mavigliano and Richard A. Lawson in 1990, 1991 and 1992 respectively.
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts
Interviews
Photographs
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10451
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213856
AAA_collcode_mavigeor
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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