Charles Reed Gardner Tapping the Furnace WPA art print, circa 1933-1941

Depiction of metal furnace by WPA artist Charles Reed Gardner.

The Federal Arts Project was a branch of the Works Progress Administration, President Franklin D. Roosevelt's massive work-relief effort. In its peak years, 1936 to 1938, the FAP employed 5,000 artists across the country...

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Main Author: Gardner, Charles R. (Creator)
Collection:Works Projects Administration posters collection (#V99)
Date:1933-01-01/1941-12-31
Alternate Date:Circa 1933-1941
Box Number:Box 1
Folder Number:Folder 23
Format: Electronic
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Copyright:Please contact Historical Society of Pennsylvania Rights and Reproductions (rnr@hsp.org)
Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/5417
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title Charles Reed Gardner Tapping the Furnace WPA art print, circa 1933-1941
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description Depiction of metal furnace by WPA artist Charles Reed Gardner.<br /> <br /> The Federal Arts Project was a branch of the Works Progress Administration, President Franklin D. Roosevelt&#39;s massive work-relief effort. In its peak years, 1936 to 1938, the FAP employed 5,000 artists across the country, at a salary of $95 a month. They created murals, sculptures and paintings, taught community art classes to millions, and produced 2 million posters from 35,000 designs at a cost of about a dime each.<br /> <br /> This online record contains an image of one print (out of 18) from folder 23.
rights_statement_txt_mv Please contact Rights and Reproduction for more information.
collection Works Projects Administration posters collection
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