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Oral history interview with Louise Welch, 1965 January 2

Interviewee:
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington),, 1920-  Search this
Interviewer:
Welch, Louise  Search this
Subject:
Federal Writers' Project (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Louise Welch, 1965 January 2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11758
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213971
AAA_collcode_welch65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213971

Oral history interview with Louise Welch

Interviewer:
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Interviewee:
Welch, Louise  Search this
Names:
Federal Writers' Project (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
36 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 January 2
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Louise Michel Blinken Welch conducted 1965 January 2, by Harlan B. Phillips, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project, in New York, N.Y.
Biographical / Historical:
Louise Michel Blinken Welch (1905-2000) was director of the Federal Writers' Project of the Work Progress Administration for the state of Connecticut. She moved to New York with her husband, William J. Welch in 1941, where she worked as a writer.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 27 min.
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:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.welch65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9865580fd-3a88-4b48-bc16-6bf427516301
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-welch65
Online Media:

Reptiles and amphibians; an illustrated natural history, prepared by workers of the Federal writers' project of the Works progress administration in the city of New York; with decorations by WPA Federal art project in the city of New York; sponsored by the Guilds' committee for Federal writers' publications, inc

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Federal Art Project New York (City)  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 253 p. incl. front., illus., diagrs. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1939
Topic:
Reptiles  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Call number:
QL643 .F4X
QL643.F4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_39545

The Italians of New York : a survey / prepared by workers of the Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration in the City of New York ; sponsored by the Guilds' Committee for Federal Writers' publications, inc

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 241 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1938
C1938
Topic:
Italian Americans  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
F128.9.I8F4X 1938
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_354456

American stuff, by workers of Federal Writers' Project. With eight prints by Federal Art Project

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
Physical description:
128 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1938
[c1938]
20th century
Topic:
American literature  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Call number:
NE508.F29
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_103231

Who's who in the zoo; natural history of mammals, prepared by workers of the WPA Federal Writers' Project in the city of New York. Sponsored by the Guild's Committee for Federal Writers' Publications, Inc

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
De Sola, Ralph  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., vii-xii p., 1 l., [15]-211 p., 1 l. incl. front., illus. 27 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1937
[c1937]
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Animals  Search this
Call number:
QL706.F3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_243288

...New York panorama; a comprehensive view of the metropolis, presented in a series of articles prepared by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in New York City

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 526 p. : plates ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1938
[c1938]
Call number:
F128.5 .F38X 1938
F128.5.F38X 1938
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_226880

New York City guide; a comprehensive guide to the five boroughs of the metropolis--Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Richmond. With a new introd. by John V. Lindsay

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 708 p. illus., maps (1 fold. in pocket) 24 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1970
1970 [c1939]
Call number:
F128.5 .F29 1970
F128.5.F29 1970
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_5811

New York learns : a guide to the educational facilities of the metropolis / prepared by the Federal writers' project of the Work projects administration in New York city ; with an introduction by Frank Pierrepont Graves

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 302 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1939
C1939
Topic:
Education  Search this
Schools  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_536702

New York City guide; a comprehensive guide to the five boroughs of the metropolis ... prepared by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in New York City

Author:
Federal Writers' Project New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
708 p. illus. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (N.Y.)fi ace1292ooks
Date:
1939
[c1939]
Call number:
F128.5 .F29
F128.5.F29
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_61895

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