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Photographs of work by Federal Art Project artists in New Mexico, 1935-1943

Creator:
Federal Art Project (N.M.)  Search this
Federal Art Project (N.M.)  Search this
Subject:
Chapman, Manville  Search this
Morris, James Stovall  Search this
Kavin, Zena  Search this
Kloss, Gene  Search this
Museum of New Mexico. Art Gallery  Search this
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- New Mexico  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- New Mexico  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9812
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212256
AAA_collcode_fedeartp04
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212256

Photographs of work by Federal Art Project artists in New Mexico

Creator:
Federal Art Project (N.M.)  Search this
Names:
Museum of New Mexico. Art Gallery  Search this
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
Chapman, Manville  Search this
Kavin, Zena  Search this
Kloss, Gene, 1903-  Search this
Morris, James Stovall, 1898-1973  Search this
Extent:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1935-1943
Scope and Contents:
Photographs of works by FAP New Mexico artists: Gene Kloss, Manville Chapman, Zena Kavin, and James S. Morris, from the collection of the Museum of New Mexico Fine Arts Gallery; and a checklist of the photographed work.
Biographical / Historical:
Federal aid art project during the Depression. The Federal Art Project (FAP) fell under the jurisdiction of Federal Project No. 1 of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), established in May 1935 specifically as a work relief program for unemployed artists. Each state and territory had its own programsand were administered aid from the federal government via a local agency.
Provenance:
Prints purchased from Fine Arts Gallery, Museum of New Mexico, 1964.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers 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:
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- New Mexico  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- New Mexico  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Photographs  Search this
Function:
Programs (organizations)
Agencies
Identifier:
AAA.fedeartp04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95bb967fc-408e-4083-b1d3-f41ea9a50561
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fedeartp04

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