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Jeannette Eckman papers, 1937-1941

Eckman, Jeannette, 1882-

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Budget and personnel records; Director's report, Jan.-June, 1939; Delaware Writers' Project materials; mews releases for the Washington, D.C. office of the WPA; other materials and records relating to the Federal Art Project, the Federal Music Project, the Federal Writers' Project, the Federal Theater Project, and the Historical Records Survey in Delaware.

Biographical/Historical Note

Director, Work Projects Administration art, music, theater, and writing projects; Wilmington, Delaware.


Donated 1963 by Jeannette Eckman.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 15 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

Jeannette Eckman papers, 1937-1941. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.