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Arthur and Jean Goodwin Ames papers, [ca. 1937-1955]

Ames, Arthur Forbes, b. 1906 d. 1975
Painter, Educator, Mosaicist
Active in Claremont, Calif.

Ames, Jean Goodwin, b. 1903 d. 1986
Painter, Textile designer
Active in Calif.

Collection size: 35 frames of microfilm.

Collection Summary: Illustrations of murals by Arthur Ames, a biographical sketch of the Ames, the WPA-FAP publication SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CREATES, and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painters, educators. Arthur Ames is, in addition, an illustrator and mural painter. His wife, Jean Goodwin Ames is also a craftsman.

Lent for microfilming 1964 by Arthur and Jean Goodwin Ames.

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