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Jared French papers, 1936-1937

Jared French papers, 1936-1937

French, Jared, 1905-1988

Muralist

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural painter, sculptor, etcher, and draftsman; New York, N.Y. Born in Ossining, N.Y. Studied at Amherst College and at the Art Students League.

Provenance

Donated 1982 by Jared French.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2812 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Jared French papers, 1936-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.