Burt Brown Barker papers, 1935-1938

Barker, Burt Brown, b. 1873 d. 1969
Arts administrator, Museum director
Active in Portland, Or.

Collection size: ca. 860 items.

Collection Summary: Correspondence as Director of the Federal Art Project in Portland, Oregon, with Jacob Baker, Frederic Stewart Bartlett, Holger Cahill, Joseph A. Danysh, T. J. Edmonds, George H. Gannon, Carter Glass, Ellis Fuller Lawrence, Charlotte Roberta Mish, Thomas Cleveland Parker, Margery Hoffman Smith, and others. Also included are reports; memoranda; travel vouchers; lists of artists and art projects; minutes of the Oregon Federal Music Project; typescript of an article, "The Federal Art Center, Salem, Oregon" and other writings; printed material; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note: Director of the Federal Art Project in Portland, Oregon.

Lent for microfilming 1982 by Sarah Munro.

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