Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project, 1934-1940

Norman, Geoffrey, b. 1899
Active in New York, N.Y.; London, England

Collection size: 80 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Federal Art Project in New York City.

Biographical/Historical Note: Mural and portrait painter, London, England and New York City. Painted murals for the Federal Art Project of the Work Projects Administration.

The lender, Geoffrey Norman, lent his papers for microfilming.

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