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Omer Thomas Lassonde papers, 1935-1942

Omer Thomas Lassonde papers, 1935-1942

Lassonde, Omer Thomas, 1903-1980


Collection Information

Size: 500 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Clippings, photographs and other documents relating to the work of the New Hampshire Federal Art Project, 1935-1942, directed by Omer Lassonde.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art director, painter, lecturer; Manchester, New Hampshire. Was director of the WPA Project from 1935-1942.


Lent for microfilming 1963 by Omer Thomas Lassonde.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Omer Thomas Lassonde after microfilming.

Microfilm reel D165(frames 157-637) available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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