Spokane Art Center records, 1939-1952

Spokane Art Center, est. 1939
Spokane, Wash.

Collection size: 11 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A typescript "The Spokane Art Center-Notes on its History," by Jane Baldwin; 2 copies of the Art Center's bulletin, "Art Horizons"; a list of contributors to exhibitions; fund raising committee notes; clippings; and a reproduction of a lithograph by John Davis.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art school and gallery; Spokane, Wash. Created in 1937 under State of Washington Federal Art Project, the Art Center offered free classes to the community, and displayed travelling WPA exhibits. It closed in 1942 as a result of lack of support due to wartime economies.

Provenance unknown.

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