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Karal Marling papers, 1932-1973

Karal Marling papers, 1932-1973

Marling, Karal Ann, 1943-

Historian

Collection Information

Size: 5.0 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Research material and papers emanating from a seminar conducted by Dr. Marling at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1972-1973. The material concerns WPA-FAP, PWAP, and TRAP projects carried on in Ohio, 1932-1943. Included are correspondence and transcripts of interviews with William McVey, Edris Eckhardt, William Milliken, Clarence Carter and other federally employed artists and supervisors. In addition there are employment records, records of a PWAP exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art in 1934, photographs, clippings, and other printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Historian; Ohio.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1973 by Dr. Karal Marling.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Dr. Karal Marling after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 603-605 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Karal Marling papers, 1932-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.