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Photographs of Iowa community art centers, 1938-1939

Federal Art Project (Iowa)


Collection Information

Size: 20 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Seven photographs of the Mason City, Iowa art center and 13 photographs of the Sioux City, Iowa art center [Microfilm title Iowa Community Art Centers].

Biographical/Historical Note

Under the Art Education Division of the FAP, community art centers were established as a means of promoting the arts throughout the general population, to provide a place for artists to work and to teach classes in art to adults and children.


Provenance unknown.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 16 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

Photographs of Iowa community art centers, 1938-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.