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Glenn Wessels typescripts, [ca. 1935-1945]

Wessels, Glenn A. (Glenn Anthony), 1895-1982

Arts administrator, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 2 Items, (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Reel NDA 1: Typescript of an article by Wessels, "Modern American Art," concerning government patronage of the arts.
Reel NDA 10: A typescript of an address by Wessels delivered to the Pacific Art Teachers Association, ca. 1938.

Biographical/Historical Note

East Bay supervisor of the Federal Art Project (Calif.) and educator, Berkeley, California; Born Capetown, South Africa. Teaches at the University of California, Berkeley. Was a painter for the Federal Art Project in California during the Depression.


Lent for microfilming 1964 by Glenn Wessels.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Glenn Wessels after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 1 & NDA 10 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

Glenn Wessels typescripts, [ca. 1935-1945]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.