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Federal Art Project negatives of art and craft work, 1936-1940

Creator:
Federal Art Project (Ohio)  Search this
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to public welfare -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Craft  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9796
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212234
AAA_collcode_fedeartp05
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Craft
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212234

Federal Art Project negatives of art and craft work

Creator:
Federal Art Project (Ohio)  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1936-1940
Scope and Contents:
Negatives of murals, signs, ceramic figures, furniture, sculpture, toys, posters, and other arts and crafts made for the FAP in the Ohio region.
Biographical / Historical:
The Federal Art Project was established under Federal Project No. 1 of the WPA. The 48 states and territories were divided into regions and FAP programs were initiated, employing thousands of unemployed artists and craftsmen.
Provenance:
Donated 1974 by the Fine Arts Department, Ohio State University.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to public welfare -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Ohio -- Photographs  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Function:
Agencies
Programs (organizations)
Identifier:
AAA.fedeartp05
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9138a1f5a-a198-4b65-868b-8f2bda2cbc50
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fedeartp05

Wilbur D. Peat papers, 1933-1939

Creator:
Peat, Wilbur David, 1898-1966  Search this
Subject:
Milliken, William Mathewson  Search this
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Indiana  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Indiana  Search this
Art and state -- Indiana  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9845
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212340
AAA_collcode_peatwilb
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212340

Selected Federal Art Project of the Work Projects Administration records from the United States National Archives (microfilm), 1935-1948

Creator:
Federal Art Project (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Rourke, Constance  Search this
Index of American Design  Search this
Federal Art Project. National Art Week  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
Federal Music Project (U.S.)  Search this
Federal Theatre Project (U.S.)  Search this
Federal Writers' Project (U.S.)  Search this
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945
United States -- Social conditions -- 1935-1945
Topic:
Federal aid to public welfare  Search this
Art and state -- United States  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9777
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212199
AAA_collcode_fedeartp09
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212199

Clarence Holbrook Carter papers, 1900-1979

Creator:
Carter, Clarence Holbrook, 1904-2000  Search this
Subject:
Campbell, Charles  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty  Search this
Federal Art Project (Ohio)  Search this
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Ohio  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Art and state -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9287
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211482
AAA_collcode_cartclar
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211482

Homes, Past and Present (mural study, Portsmouth, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Clarence Holbrook Carter, born Portsmouth, OH 1904-died Milford, NJ 2000  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 25 in. (41.0 x 63.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1937
Topic:
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk715069e1c-7e0a-4ded-8813-ac555506e5ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.10

The Farm Implement Industry (mural study, Springfield, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Herman Henry Wessel, born Vincennes, IN 1878-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 30 x 20 1/8 in. (76.3 x 51.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\manufacturing  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Springfield  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.104
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c94518ca-8ec1-4218-a78d-ba579cfab52f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.104

The Printing Industry (study for mural, Springfield, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Herman Henry Wessel, born Vincennes, IN 1878-died 1969  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 30 x 20 in. (76.1 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\machine\printing press  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Occupation\industry\printing  Search this
Cityscape\Ohio\Springfield  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.105
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk719b543e5-20f1-4182-be32-d52bc5121d7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.105

Ohio (study for mural, Belleville, Ohio, Post Office)

Artist:
Paul Meltsner, born New York City 1905-died 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 7/8 x 30 in. (50.6 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1934-1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Occupation\farm  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Belleville  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.128
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74979da9e-4969-4ce1-8ee7-dcc9a0448d06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.128

Ore Handling Machinery (mural study, Canton, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Glenn M. Shaw, born Olmsted Falls, OH 1891  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and tempera on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. (61.6 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Architecture\machine  Search this
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Canton  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.327
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78745fd32-9fdb-43d0-bb43-1a5d0a9e533a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.327

The Building of Fort Meigs, 1813 (Mural Study, Perrysburg, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Glenn M. Shaw, born Olmsted Falls, OH 1891  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on fiberboard
Dimensions:
17 3/8 x 34 1/8 in. (44.2 x 86.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Ohio  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Ohio  Search this
Architecture\military\Fort Meigs  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Perrysburg  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d4dbee1c-d3b8-4391-94cd-4d388bbc3966
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.41

Cooperative Planning and Developing, Wauseon, Ohio (mural study, Wauseon, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Jack J. Greitzer, born New York City 1910-died 1989  Search this
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 25 1/8 in. (28.0 x 63.7 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\farm\farmer  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Wauseon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.95
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a41573a-7e32-4c5a-b043-9ae18f735959
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.95

Alive Above the Earth

Artist:
Charles Campbell, born Dayton, OH 1905-died Phoenix, AZ 1985  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 3/4 x 20 3/4 in. (42.5 x 52.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1943
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Children  Search this
Monument\gravestone  Search this
Landscape\cemetery  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\games  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from General Services Administration
Object number:
1971.447.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk758ab70cd-7314-4fc6-bccf-9f8fa06594db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.447.15

Teasles

Artist:
Charles Campbell, born Dayton, OH 1905-died Phoenix, AZ 1985  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and gouache on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/4 x 20 3/4 in. (43.8 x 53.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1943
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Landscape\plant\teasel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from General Services Administration
Object number:
1971.447.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f8512874-8e7c-45ec-9bdd-bd17f86a389a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.447.16

Arrangement IV

Artist:
William Sommer, born Detroit, MI 1867-Brandywine, OH 1949  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and watercolor on paper envelope
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from General Services Administration
Object number:
1971.447.85
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77c4c3c2f-7e3b-4535-8f6a-3107c81b6ed1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.447.85

Van Ausdals Trading Post (mural study, Eaton, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Roland Schweinsburg, born Ellwood City, PA 1898  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
13 x 27 1/8 in. (33.1 x 68.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Western  Search this
Indian  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\vendor\trader  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Ohio  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Van Ausdals Trading Post  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.57
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk782bfabbd-4e0e-416e-bcea-3e0021ad31af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.57

Clearing the Right of Way (mural study, Garrett, Indiana Post Office)

Artist:
Joe Cox, born Indianapolis, IN 1915-died Raleigh, NC 1997  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
33 1/4 x 29 3/8 in. (84.3 x 74.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Indiana  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\post office  Search this
Cityscape\Indiana\Garrett  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 35B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk786e27d1d-2d32-46f6-abae-9427eedbce05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.66

Aircraft #5

Artist:
George A. Danchuk, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 1/2 x 40 in. (67.4 x 101.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Travel\air\airplane  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.126
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a738fee2-204c-4834-bfdf-2d4ff5e9091d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.126

Joseph Roy, Portrait of Worker

Artist:
William Gebhardt, born Franklin, OH 1907-died Bradenton, FL 1975  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Roy  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
27 1/4 x 19 5/8 in. (69.2 x 49.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Occupation\industry  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Portrait male\knee length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.72
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7221f12cb-56df-4dc0-94ab-b1354278255e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.72

Clarence Holbrook Carter papers

Creator:
Carter, Clarence Holbrook, 1904-2000  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project (Ohio)  Search this
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Campbell, Charles, 1905-  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Extent:
10.7 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 6 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945
Date:
1900-1979
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; diaries; business records; printed material; photographs; and miscellaneous items.
Reel NDA 27: Correspondence with Forbes Watson, Olin Dows, Edward B. Rowan and others about Carter's career as an artist and as a supervisor in the Federal Arts Project in Ohio; and several personal letters from Charles Campbell.
Reel N68-19: Memorabilia, including old letters, clippings, family records, and early family photographs.
Reel N70-40: Clippings and other printed material regarding Carter's Holbrook grandparents.
Reels N733-N734: Correspondence with art dealers, with museum directors, relating to exhibitions and specific paintings, and his involvement with the Federal Art Project, 1927-1966.
Reel 85: Clippings; catalogs; journal reproductions of Carter's work; and correspondence relating to Carter's supervision of the painting of post office murals in Portsmouth and Ravenna, Ohio and to the Municipal collection of Cleveland Art project under the Treasury Section and Federal Art Project; also discussion of three exhibits organized by Carter and toured by the Smithsonian Institution during 1966-1970. Correspondents include Edward Rowan, Holger Cahill, and Charles Campbell.
UNMICROFILMED: Family and business correspondence relating to his painting; business files containing correspondence and printed material; exhibition catalogs; photographs of works of art; passports and other travel documents; annotated calendars, 1969-1971; diary entries, Jan.-Apr. 1929; bills and receipts; and printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, designer, director of Federal Art Project; Cleveland, Ohio.
Provenance:
Material on reels NDA27 and N68-19 lent by Carter, 1964 and 1968; remainder donated by Carter, 1969-1979.
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.
Occupation:
Arts administrators  Search this
Painters  Search this
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Ohio  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Art and state -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.cartclar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw946cbdac2-3f1d-411a-9d51-833c10037820
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cartclar

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