Franklin: Record - Literature, culture and society in Depression era America [electronic resource] : archives of the Federal Writers' Project.

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Literature, culture and society in Depression era America [electronic resource] : archives of the Federal Writers' Project.

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Author/Creator:
Writers' Program (U.S.)
Other title:
Archives unbound
Unbound archives
Publication:
Farmington Hills, Mich. : ǂb Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, ǂc 2010.
Series:
Archives unbound.
Archives unbound
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (37,407 images)
Subjects:
Federal Writers' Project -- Archives.
Writers' Program (U.S.) -- Archives.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic reference sources.
Summary:
The Federal Writers' Project (FWP) was the most controversial and contentious program of the Work Projects Administration (WPA), an integral part of Franklin D. Roosevelt's "New Deal." This bold, imaginative and wide-ranging enterprise is the key to understanding literature, culture and society in America during the Depression era.
Notes:
Date range of documents: 1933-1943.
Reproduction of the originals from the Library of Congress.
Description based on contents viewed June 6, 2011; title from home page.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund.
Contributor:
Library of Congress.
Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund.
Web link:
The Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund Home Page
The Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund Home Page  Bookplate