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More Information | A Finding Aid to the Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects records, 1941

Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects records, 1941

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A Finding Aid to the Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects Records,
1941
, in the Archives of American Art
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Finding aid prepared by Rachel Salzmann
Scope and Content Note
The Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects records are dated 1941 and comprise 0.4 linear feet. The records contain correspondence between Committee member and co-founder, Aline Davis Hays, and various organizations, artists, and museum professionals concerning support for the Committee in its efforts to preserve the continuation of the government arts projects under the WPA. The records also include writings about the importance of the WPA as well as a synopsis of the WPA from 1940 to 1941.
Language
English
Provenance
Gift of New York Artists Equity Association through Regina Stewart, Director, 2010.
Processing Information
The collection was processed to a minimal level by Cathy Gaines in 2011.