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La Vern Frank-Rush papers regarding the WPA Art Center in Sioux City, Iowa, 1936-2007, bulk 1936-1942

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Series 2: Memoir , circa 2007
(Box 1; 1 folder)

La Vern Frank-Rush's well-narrated 47-page memoir centers on her experiences and activities at the Art Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Her various jobs and salaries, Art Center instructors and friends are mentioned, and she recalls the Great Depression, Dust Bowl phenomenon, World War II, and difficulties in paying for food, shelter, and tuition.
The electronic record (ER) in Series 3 contains a digital version of the memoir.
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How the WPA Art Center shaped my life between two wars, circa 2007
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