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Ivan Messenger papers, [ca. 1938]-1963

Catalog Data

Creator:
Messenger, Ivan, 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
8 Items, (on 3 microfilm reels)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Manuscripts and writings; and photographs.
REEL LA 4: Drafts of two manuscripts, "Road to Market" and "Native Village," both stories set in Mexico, probably written under the WPA-Federal Art Project San Diego.
REEL LA 9: Photographs of Messenger's work, unidentified and undated.
REEL LA 10: Stories written by Messenger to accompany paintings made for a school under the WPA-Federal Art Project in San Diego, Calif.
Citation:
Ivan Messenger papers, [ca. 1938]-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reels LA 4, LA 9 and LA 10 available at Archives of American Art offices through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Ivan Messenger after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Writer and artist; San Diego, California.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1964 by Ivan Messenger.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9491
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211689
AAA_collcode_messivan
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211689