Amy Jones papers, circa 1930-1990

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

Collection size: 3.5 linear feet

Collection Summary: Correspondence, teaching notebooks, notes and lectures, exhibition files, photographs, works of art, scrapbooks, printed material, and audio visual material pertaining to the work of mural painter, Amy Jones.

Biographical/Historical Note: Amy Jones (1899-1992) was a painter, mural painter, and WPA artist in Saranac Lake, New York.

Donated 1985 by Amy Jones and in 2015 by Lucy Jones Berk, Amy Jones' daughter.

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  • Microfilm reel 3814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
    A sketchbook, three scrapbooks, undated and 1937-1943, pertaining to Jones's murals done for the Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts, and printed material available on microfilm reel 3814.
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