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Frank Mechau correspondence and mural contracts, 1934-1940

Mechau, Frank Albert, b. 1904 d. 1946
Muralist, Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in N.Y.; Colo.

Collection size: 8 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Three letters from Edward B. Rowan, about Mechau's work as a Public Works of Art artist in Colorado; and five contracts for murals to be painted.

Biographical/Historical Note: Mural painter; Colorado. Painted for the Public Works of Art Project in Colorado.

Lent for microfilming 1965 by Mrs. Frank Mechau, widow of Frank Mechau.

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