WPA -- When the Government Promoted Art, Gave America Hope and Defeated the Depression - ONLINE

In 1935, the United States Government initiated an ambitious employment and infrastructure program known as the Works Progress Administration to contend with the bleakest years of the Great Depression. This talk will introduce you to some of the artists and their works that helped lift the nation out of despair, launched many careers, and forged a lasting legacy.

Tuition - $20 registration required

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  1. Adult School Dept of Montclair Public Library
  2. (973)744-0500 x2224
  3. info@adultschool.org
Wed, June 09
10:30 am — 12:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 06/09/2021 10:30am 06/09/2021 12:00pm America/New_York WPA -- When the Government Promoted Art, Gave America Hope and Defeated the Depression - ONLINE

In 1935, the United States Government initiated an ambitious employment and infrastructure program known as the Works Progress Administration to contend with the bleakest years of the Great Depression. This talk will introduce you to some of the artists and their works that helped lift the nation out of despair, launched many careers, and forged a lasting legacy.

Tuition - $20 registration ...

50 South Fullerton Ave Montclair, NJ 07042

Adult School Dept of Montclair Public Library

50 South Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042

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