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Oral history interview with Charles Fleetwood, 1979 Mar. 28

Interviewee:
Fleetwood, Charles  Search this
Interviewer:
Levy, Sandra Curtis  Search this
Subject:
Hurd, Peter  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11827
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212325
AAA_collcode_fleetw79
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212325

Oral history interview with Jerry Bywaters, 1965 June 9

Interviewee:
Bywaters, Jerry, 1906-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
Index of American Design  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Dallas  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- Dallas -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12552
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213347
AAA_collcode_bywate65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213347

Oral history interview with Ruth Pershing Uhler, 1965 May 11

Interviewee:
Uhler, Ruth Pershing, 1898-1969  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
Index of American Design  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston  Search this
Public Works of Art Project (Tex.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Arts administrators -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Muralists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13087
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213736
AAA_collcode_uhler65
Theme:
New Deal
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213736

Oral history interview with Bertha Louise Hellman, 1965 May 13

Interviewee:
Hellman, Lillian Florence, 1906-1984  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Women painters -- Interviews  Search this
Muralists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12976
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213782
AAA_collcode_hellma65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213782

Jerry Bywaters interview, 1976 Feb. 13

Creator:
Bywaters, Jerry, 1906-1989  Search this
Marshall, Kinsey  Search this
Subject:
Public Works of Art Project (Tex.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9098
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211292
AAA_collcode_bywajerr2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211292

Otis Dozier photographs of murals, 1934-1942

Creator:
Dozier, Otis, 1904-1987  Search this
Subject:
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- Texas -- Photographs
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Texas -- Photographs
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Art and state -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9846
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212341
AAA_collcode_doziotis
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212341

Otis Dozier photographs of murals

Creator:
Dozier, Otis, 1904-1987  Search this
Names:
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Extent:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- Texas -- Photographs
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Texas -- Photographs
Date:
1934-1942
Scope and Contents:
Photographs of murals made by Dozier for the Treasury Relief Art Project and for the Public Works of Art Project in Texas.
Biographical / Historical:
Otis Dozier (1904-1987) was a mural painter from Dallas, Tex. Painted murals for Public Works of Art Project and Treasury Relief Art Project.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1965 by Otis Dozier.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Art and state -- Texas -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.doziotis
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-doziotis

Oral history interview with Jerry Bywaters

Interviewee:
Bywaters, Jerry  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Index of American Design  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
21 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 June 9
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jerry Bywaters conducted 1965 June 9, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art. Bywaters speaks of his background; the events which led to his joining the Federal Art Project in Dallas; working on murals in public buildings; the work done by the Index of American Design in Texas; public perception of the Federal Art Project in the state; his opinions of government support for the arts and political problems with it; his feelings about the Federal Art Project's long term effects on art and on the arts community in Dallas; and his attempt to locate all the artwork done by FAP artists in the state.
Biographical / Historical:
Jerry Bywaters (1906-1989) was a painter and art historian from Dallas, Texas.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 57 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Art historians -- Texas -- Dallas -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Dallas  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- Dallas -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bywate65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bywate65

Oral history interview with Ruth Pershing Uhler

Interviewee:
Uhler, Ruth Pershing, 1898-1969  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Index of American Design  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Public Works of Art Project (Tex.)  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Date:
1965 May 11
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Ruth Pershing Uhler conducted 1965 May 11, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art.
Uhler speaks of her background and education; becoming involved with the Public Works of Art Project working on a mural project for the public library in Houston; going to work for the Museum of Fine Arts; the history of the Museum; the growth of its collection; the Index of American Design; the importance of the Museum of Fine Arts to the community.
Biographical / Historical:
Ruth Pershing Uhler (1898-1969) was a painter, mural painter, and art administrator from Houston, Texas.
General:
Interview of Victor Alessandro is also on this tape.
Provenance:
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Arts administrators -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Muralists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.uhler65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-uhler65

Oral history interview with Bertha Louise Hellman

Interviewee:
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
14 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 May 13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Bertha Louise Hellman conducted 1965 May 13, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Biographical / Historical:
Bertha Louise Hellman (1905-1984) was a muralist and painter in San Antonio, Tex. Also known as Bertha Louise Rublee. She worked on the Public Works of Art Project of the U.S. Treasury Department.
General:
An interview of Atlee B. Ayres conducted by Sylvia Loomis is also on this tape.
Provenance:
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Women painters -- Interviews  Search this
Muralists -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hellma65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hellma65

Oral history interview with Charles Fleetwood

Interviewee:
Fleetwood, Charles  Search this
Interviewer:
Levy, Sandra Curtis  Search this
Names:
Hurd, Peter, 1904-1984  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1979 Mar. 28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Charles Fleetwood conducted 1979 Mar. 28, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art. Fleetwood speaks of Peter Hurd's mural, commissioned in 1952, for the Prudential Building in Houston, Tex.
Biographical / Historical:
Charles Fleetwood is a retired vice-president of the Prudential Company from Houston, Tex.
General:
An interview of Robert Joy (5/4/79) conducted by S. Curtis is also on this tape.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.fleetw79
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fleetw79

Jerry Bywaters interview

Creator:
Bywaters, Jerry  Search this
Interviewer:
Marshall, Kinsey  Search this
Names:
Public Works of Art Project (Tex.)  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound cassettes
46 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1976 Feb. 13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jerry Bywaters conducted in Dallas, Texas by Kinsey Marshall. Interview relates to Dr. Kenneth Prescott's seminar, Social Realism in the 1930s, University of Texas at Austin, 1976. [Interview titled Texas Public Works of Art Project/Mural Decoration.]
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, art historian, and museum director; Dallas, Tex. Born 1906. Died 1989.
Other Title:
Texas Public Works of Art Project - Mural Decoration.
Provenance:
Donated 1983 by Kinsey Marshall.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Texas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bywajerr2
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bywajerr2

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