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Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project, 1934-1940

Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-



Collection Information

Size: 80 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Federal Art Project in New York City.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural and portrait painter, London, England and New York City. Painted murals for the Federal Art Project of the Work Projects Administration.


The lender, Geoffrey Norman, lent his papers for microfilming.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Geoffrey Norman after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 1(frames 1-230) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Geoffrey Norman papers relating to the Federal Art Project, 1934-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.