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Creator:
Federal Art Project (Pa.)  Search this
Subject:
United States  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
110 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.
Summary:
Project proposals; personnel sheets; lists and rosters; radio scripts; and various booklets on art during the WPA.
Citation:
Pennsylvania FAP records, 1940-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel NDA 10 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the Philadelphia Museum College of Art after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
The Federal Art Project was established under Federal Project No. 1 of the WPA. The 48 states and territories were divided into regions and FAP programs were initiated, employing thousands of unemployed artists and craftsmen.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1964 by the Philadelphia Museum College of Art via Richard Doud.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare  Search this
Art and state  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9804
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212242
AAA_collcode_fedeartp07
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212242