Jared French papers, 1936-1937

French, Jared, b. 1905 d. 1988
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

Biographical/Historical Note: Mural painter, sculptor, etcher, and draftsman; New York, N.Y. Born in Ossining, N.Y. Studied at Amherst College and at the Art Students League.

Donated 1982 by Jared French.

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