WPA Milledgeville (Ga.) imprints

WPA Milledgeville (Ga.) imprints

Descriptive Summary

Title: WPA Milledgeville (Ga.) imprints
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Inclusive Dates: 1948, 1990
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2700
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The WPA Federal Writers Project was a program established in the United States in 1935 by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) as part of the New Deal struggle against the Great Depression. It provided jobs for unemployed writers, editors, artists, and others in the field of humanities.

Scope and Content

The collection consists imprints, collected by Works Progress Administration workers as part of the "Southeastern Imprints Plan." The bulk of the imprints reflect works produced between the years 1808-1875, and several imprints reflect twentieth century dates.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

WPA Milledgeville (Ga.) imprints, ms2700, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1948 November 5
11Imprints, 1948
12Imprints, 1948
13Imprints, 1948
14Imprints, 1948

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