Amy Jones papers, 1932-1984

Jones, Amy, b. 1899 d. 1992
Painter, Muralist
Active in Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.4 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A sketchbook containing eleven drawings; three scrapbooks, undated and 1937-1943, containing letters, notes, business records, sketches, printed material, and photographs pertaining to Jones's murals done for the Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts, including the Winsted (Conn.) Post Office; the Scotia Branch Post Office in Schenectady, N.Y.; and the Painted Post (N.Y.) Post Office; and exhibition announcements, catalogs, and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, mural painter; Saranac Lake, New York. WPA artist.

Donated 1985 by Amy Jones.

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