Pickaxe and pencil : references for the study of the WPA.

Description:

A bibliography of books, articles, and doctoral dissertations about the WPA, a U.S. government agency which provided work relief programs during 1935-1942. Includes references to materials published at the time of the WPA program as well as more recent publications.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1982  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1982
  • Digitized: December 10, 2008
Description:

A bibliography of books, articles, and doctoral dissertations about the WPA, a U.S. government agency which provided work relief programs during 1935-1942. Includes references to materials published at the time of the WPA program as well as more recent publications.

Note:

Contents: Preface -- Key to symbols -- 1. The Depression, the New Deal, and work relief -- 2. The many faces of the WPA -- 3. Federal One, the arts projects considered together -- 4. The art of the Thirties and Federal Art Project -- 5. Literature in the the Depression, the Federal Writers' Project -- 6. Out of the dust, the Historical Records Survey -- 7. Keep America singing, the Federal Music Project -- 8. Work relief on stage, the Federal Theatre Project -- 9. Where is it now? Collectors and collections -- App. 1. Doctoral dissertations -- App. 2. Some WPA administrators -- Author index.

Physical Description:

vii, 87 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): Federal Project Number One | Federal One | Great Depression | New Deal | work relief | Federal Art Project | Federal Writers' Project | Historical Records Survey | Federal Music Project | Federal Theatre Project | WPA | Work Projects Administration | President Roosevelt | FDR | Franklin D. Roosevelt
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 8111124 |
  • GOVNO: LC 1.12/2:P 58
  • UNTCAT: b1240627 |
  • ISBN: 0844403849
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6387
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public