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Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project, 1934-1940

Catalog Data

Creator:
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-  Search this
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
National Society of Mural Painters (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Fine Arts Federation of New York  Search this
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- New York (N.Y.)
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- New York (N.Y.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
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.
Summary:
Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Federal Art Project in New York City.
Citation:
Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project, 1934-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel NDA 1(frames 1-230) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Geoffrey Norman after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Mural and portrait painter, London, England and New York City. Painted murals for the Federal Art Project of the Work Projects Administration.
Provenance:
The lender, Geoffrey Norman, lent his papers for microfilming.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Federal aid to public welfare -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art and state -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9818
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212278
AAA_collcode_normgeof
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212278