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Photographs of Iowa community art centers, 1938-1939

Federal Art Project (Iowa), est. 1935 - 1943
Federal government

Collection size: 20 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Seven photographs of the Mason City, Iowa art center and 13 photographs of the Sioux City, Iowa art center [Microfilm title Iowa Community Art Centers].

Biographical/Historical Note: Under the Art Education Division of the FAP, community art centers were established as a means of promoting the arts throughout the general population, to provide a place for artists to work and to teach classes in art to adults and children.

Provenance unknown.

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