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Alice Selinkoff, 1939 Apr. 26, from the Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

Alice Selinkoff, 1939 Apr. 26

Item Information

Title: Alice Selinkoff

Date: 1939 Apr. 26

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 17 x 22.

Description: Selinkoff works on a design for the Federal Art Project.



Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 110 King Street; New York City

Location: W.P.A. Women at Work, 110 King St., N.Y.C.; Negative No.: 3869-4; Date: 4/26/39; Photographer: Sol Horn.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Alice Selinkoff recieved a B.A. degree from Brooklyn College where she majored in arts and crafts. Later she took general courses at City College and Cooper Union. At Present she is attached to the poster workshop of the WPA Federal Art Project where she cuts profilm and assists in the preparation of the poster design for reproduction by the silk-screen method.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Alice Selinkoff, 1939 Apr. 26 / Sol Horn, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2383