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Public Works of Art Project Committee

Public Works of Art Project Committee

Bruce, Edward

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (stamped): Photo by Lewis Woltz; 1323 F. ST., N.W.; Washington, D.C.

Identification on accompanying label (handwritten and typewritten): First Public Works of Art Painting is Given to Treasury.

Dorsey Doniphan (right), a Washington Artist, employed under the auspices of Region 4, comprising Maryland, District of Columbia and Virginia, presents his painting of the Archives Building to Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, L.W. Robert, Jr., (left).

Others in the picture, reading from left ot right are: C. Law Watkins, Wm. J. Johnstone, Liason Officer C. Powell Minnegerode, Edward Bruce, Secretary of thee Adv. Coun. on First Arts to the Treas., Forbes Watson, Julius F. Stone, Jr., Asst. to Mr. Hopkins, Edward B. Rowan and Cecil Jones, business manager.

Creator: Bruce, Edward

Forms part of: Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960

Digital ID: 3276