Karal Marling papers, 1932-1973

Marling, Karal Ann, b. 1943
Historian
Active in Cleveland, Ohio

Collection size: 5.0 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Research material and papers emanating from a seminar conducted by Dr. Marling at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1972-1973. The material concerns WPA-FAP, PWAP, and TRAP projects carried on in Ohio, 1932-1943. Included are correspondence and transcripts of interviews with William McVey, Edris Eckhardt, William Milliken, Clarence Carter and other federally employed artists and supervisors. In addition there are employment records, records of a PWAP exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art in 1934, photographs, clippings, and other printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note: Historian; Ohio.

Lent for microfilming 1973 by Dr. Karal Marling.

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