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Donough, M.  Search this
King, Roy E.  Search this
West Point, N.Y.
1936 Oct. 13
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1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.
King working on the sculpture, <em>Honor</em>.<br><br> Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 235 East 42nd Street; New York City<br> Sculpture; Location: 6 E. 39th St., N.Y. City; Date: 10/13/36; Negative No.: 1686-1; Photographer: McDonough <br><br>Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Heroic Art for West Point: - One of the four pieces of marble statuary being finished by the WPA Federal Art Project for the United States Military Academy at West Point. They will adorn the cadet mess hall, Washington Hall, which already houses a large mural painting and a 500-foot square stained glass window produced by the WPA Federal Art Project. Other military organizations in the New York are [sic] have received hundreds of allocations from the Art Project.
M. Donough. Roy E. King, 1936 Oct. 13. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
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Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942
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Archives of American Art