United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- California -- Oakland -- Photographs
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- California -- Oakland -- Photographs
Place of publication, production, or execution:
2 Reels, ca.20 items (on partial microfilm reels)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Photographs and clippings.<br /> Reel NDA 1: Photographs of marble panels for the Alameda County Courthouse in Oakland, California done for the Federal Art Project.<br /> Reel NDA 3(frames 21-30): Newpaper clippings from San Francisco, Oakland and Los Angeles papers on Simpson's murals and mosaics, 1934 and 1958.[untitled on microfilm]
Marian Simpson clippings and photographs, 1934-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
35mm microfilm reel NDA 1 & NDA 3 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel NDA 1: Originals returned to Marian Simpson after microfilming.
Reel NDA 3: Originals returned to Lewis Ferbrache after microfilming.
Marian Simpson (1899-1978) was a painter and mosaicist from Berkeley, Calif. Worked on the Federal Art Project of the Work Projects Administration.
Material on reel NDA 1 lent for microfilming 1964 by Marian Simpson; and material on reel NDA 3 lent 1964 by Lewis Ferbrache.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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