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0132125
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Shall the Artist Survive?' American poster, late 1930s, for a forum sponsored by the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration, at the Daly Theatre in New York City, featuring speakers Holger Cahill, Dr. Erwin Erdman, Elinore M. Herrick, J.B. Neumann, and Dr William Nunn.
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0175998
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
Workmen placing an H-beam during the construction of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
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0173238
SEE AMERICA POSTER, c1937.
United States Travel Bureau poster promoting tourism in National Parks. Poster by Harry Herzog, c1937.
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0352820
SWING MIKADO, c1939.
Poster for a Federal Theatre Project production of 'Swing Mikado' at the Golden Gate International Exposition in San Francisco, California. Silkscreen, c1939.
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0322203
POSTER: DOLL PARADE, c1940.
Poster advertising a doll and buggy parade in Chicago, Illinois. Silkscreen, 1939.
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0352825
NATIVE GROUND, c1937.
Poster for a Federal Theatre Project production of 'Native Ground' by Virgil Geddes at the Maxine Elliott Theatre in New York City. Silkscreen, c1937.
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0116941
OLYMPIC GAMES POSTER.
'Olympic Bobsled Run, Lake Placid. Up Where Winter Calls to Play.' American Olympic poster promoting winter sports. Poster ran from 1936 to 1938 for the Works Progress Adminstration's Federal Arts Project.
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0172854
DANCE: PAGE & STONE, c1940.
American dancers Ruth Page and Bentley Stone in a production by the Federal Ballet in Chicago, c1940. Photograph by Maurice Seymour.
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0266203
ZOO POSTER, c1938.
'Visit the Zoo.' Woodcut, c1938.
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0120227
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Better Housing: The Solution to Infant Mortality In The Slums.' American poster promoting better housing, showing a blueprint of new housing next to existing tenement buildings over which stands the figure of Death. Poster ran in New York during 1936. Silkscreen by Benjamin Sheer, 1936.
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0176735
VIDAR: DEPARTMENT STORE.
Detail of a mural by Frede Vidar, 1934, in the Coit Tower, San Francisco, California. Full credit: Erik Falkensteen / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved
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0268930
POSTER: HEALTH, c1937.
'Expecting? Get the right advice from the right sources, your doctor or health bureau.' Silkscreen, c1937.
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0124659
WORLD WAR II POSTER, c1942.
'Keep Mum - The World Has Ears.' American World War II poster for the Thirteenth Naval District of the U.S. Navy, c1942, warning against the dangers of careless talk. Silkscreen by Edward T. Grigware for the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project.
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0172856
FABER: MURAL PAINTING, c1940.
American artist Arthur Faber painting a mural at the Willard Parker Hospital in New York City, funded by the Federal Arts Project, c1940.
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0175993
ESNER: INDUSTRY MURAL.
A line of workers in New Hampshire entering a shoe factory (right), as farmers plow an adjacent field. Left detail of a mural in the University of New Hampshire library, painted by Arthur Esner for the Works Progress Administration, 1938-42.
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0172852
RUTH PAGE (1899-1991).
American ballerina and choreographer. Dancing in a production by the Federal Ballet in Chicago, c1940. Photograph by Maurice Seymour.
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0266202
ZOO POSTER, c1938.
'Visit the Zoo.' Woodcut, c1938.
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0323422
POLIO FUNDRAISER, c1938.
Poster for a gala at The President Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to raise money to fight polio. Silkscreen poster, c1938.
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0124662
WORLD WAR II POSTER, c1942.
American World War II poster for the Michigan State Employment Service, c1942, announcing employment opportunities for skilled workers in defense industries. Silkscreen for the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project.
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0054617
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
American poster by an unknown artist for the Works Progress Adminstration's Federal Art Project, which ran from 1935 to 1943.
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0124664
WORLD WAR II POSTER, c1943.
American World War II poster for the Pennsylvania State Council of Defense, c1943, encouraging civilians to be properly prepared for air raids. Silkscreen by Zebedee Johnson for the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project.
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0173237
SEE AMERICA POSTER, c1937.
United States Travel Bureau poster promoting American tourism. Poster by Frank S. Nicholson, c1937.
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0173240
SEE AMERICA POSTER, c1937.
United States Travel Bureau poster promoting tourism in Montana, c1937.
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0032617
MACBETH POSTER, 1936.
Poster for 1936 all black WPA production of Macbeth directed by John Houseman and Orson Welles.
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0130999
OKLAHOMA LAND RUSH.
Oil on canvas mural, 1938-39, by John Steuart Curry (1897-1946) at the Department of the Interior in Washington, D.C.
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0106256
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Take Part In America's Crusade Against Tuberculosis.' City of Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium poster promoting tuberculosis testing. Poster ran in 1940 for the Works Progress Adminstration's Federal Arts Project.
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0176736
VIDAR: DEPARTMENT STORE.
Detail of a mural by Frede Vidar, 1934, in the Coit Tower, San Francisco, California. Full credit: Erik Falkensteen / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved
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0173239
SEE AMERICA POSTER, c1937.
United States Travel Bureau poster promoting tourism in Montana. Poster by Richard Halls, c1937.
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0172361
FROZEN CUSTARD STAND, 1939.
Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York. Photograph, 1939.
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0172382
FULTON STREET MARKET, 1938.
Man with sea bass at the Fulton Street Market, New York City. Photograph, 1938.
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0324308
POSTER: ART EXHIBITION.
Poster for the Indian Court exhibit at the Golden Gate International Exposition in San Francisco, depicting a Haida blanket design. Silkscreen by Louis Siegriest, 1939.
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0527370
WORLD WAR II: POSTER, c1942.
'Your wartime duty! Don't waste water. Do not let water run a long time to get a drink. Do keep water in icebox instead.' Silkscreen poster by Earl Kerkham, c1942.
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0037664
CALIFORNIA MISSION.
Franciscan monk and Native Americans at Californian mission, 18th century. Mural by Anton Refregier for the WPA. Photo credit: Erik Falkensteen / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0007220
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Jobs for Girls and Women.' Work Progress Administration poster for the Illinois State Employment Service, c1940, by Albert M. Bender.
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0002132
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Cavalcade of the American Negro.' Cover of a book compiled c1940 by the Illinois Writers Project, part of the WPA's Federal Writers Project.
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0120226
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Must We Always Have This? Why Not Housing?' American poster promoting planned housing as the solution to a host of inner city problems, showing an inkblot on which are drawn elements of inner-city life. Poster ran in New York during 1936 for the Works Projects Administration.
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0268925
POSTER: HEALTH, c1937.
'Fight cancer - Delay is dangerous - Consult your doctor or health bureau.' Silkscreen, c1937.
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0007219
NEW DEAL: WPA POSTER.
'Work With Care.' American poster for the Works Progress Administration. Woodblock, by Robert Muchley, c1936.
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0131081
GROPPER: DAM, 1939.
Building a Dam. American post office mural by William Gropper, for the Department of the Interior, 1939.
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0326057
POSTER: HEALTH CARE, c1935.
'Lack of funds need not discourage from seeking competent medical care. Consult your health bureau.' Silkscreen poster, c1935.
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