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Photograph of Melrose Federal Art Center, Melrose, New Mexico, 193-

United States. Work Projects Administration. Art Program

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Title: Photograph of Melrose Federal Art Center, Melrose, New Mexico

Date: 193-

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Description: One black and white photograph from the Works Progress Administration Art Program from the late 1930s. Photograph depicts the first location of the Melrose Federal Art Center.

Identification (stamped and handwritten on verso: Federal Sponsored Community Art Center Name: Melrose Federal Art Center; Address: Melrose, New Mexico; Subject: Melrose Art Center; Please give credit line to Work Progress Administration Federal Art Project

Description (typescript) on attached note verso: An abandoned store in Melrose, New Mexico was the first home of the Art Center. Now it is housed in the new courthouse building.

Creator: United States. Work Projects Administration. Art Program

Forms part of: Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Photograph of Melrose Federal Art Center, Melrose, New Mexico, 193- / United States. Work Projects Administration. Art Program, photographer. Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 19995