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John Rector Barton papers, 1939-1962

Creator:
Barton, John Rector, 1897-1965  Search this
Subject:
Bohrod, Aaron  Search this
Curry, John Steuart  Search this
Nolan, Elizabeth  Search this
Sugden, Earl  Search this
Thorp, Walter  Search this
University of Wisconsin  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8319
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210491
AAA_collcode_bartjohr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210491

John Rector Barton papers

Creator:
Barton, John Rector, 1897-1965  Search this
Names:
University of Wisconsin  Search this
Bohrod, Aaron  Search this
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946  Search this
Nolan, Elizabeth  Search this
Sugden, Earl  Search this
Thorp, Walter  Search this
Extent:
716 Items (microfilm frames)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1939-1962
Scope and Contents:
Selected files kept by John Rector Barton relating to the Rural Artists program and the Artist-in-Residence program at the University of Wisconsin, including: Rural art show, 1939-1956; Rural art calendar, 1946-1948; University of Wisconsin permanent collection of rural arts, 1942-1952; John Steuart Curry memorial projects, 1946-1957; Extention specialist in rural art, 1946-1947; Wisconsin rural artists groups, 1945-1962; Artist in residence candidates; Aaron Bohrod, 1947-1949; Various artists, 1946-1949; Elizabeth Nolan, 1946-1950 and 1958; Earl Sugden, 1941, 1945-1948, 1962; Walter Thorp, 1946-1950; and Publication, publicity, reveiws and post-publication files, 1946-1949.
Biographical / Historical:
John Barton was Chair of the College of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin when the Rural Artists Program and the Artist-in-Residence position were initiated. John Steuart Curry was the first artist to hold the Artist-in-Residence position.
Provenance:
The State Historical Society of Wisconsin organized, arranged and microfilmed these papers. The Archives of American Art purchased copies of the film.
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.
Citation:
John Rector Barton papers. Owned by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Microfilm purchased by the Archives of American Art.
Identifier:
AAA.bartjohr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bartjohr

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