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WPA-NH Writers Project papers : Coos turnpike-arts & crafts, Roll no. 10, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire

Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : Coos turnpike-arts & crafts, Roll no. 10
Title
WPA-NH Writers Project papers
Title remainder
Coos turnpike-arts & crafts
Title part
Roll no. 10
Statement of responsibility
Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Title variation
Works Progress Administration - New Hampshire Writers Project papers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of 15 microfilm reels filmed for the Manchester City Library in 2015, Roll 10 includes typed and handwritten materials (some from published sources), including copies of newsclippings and drawings from published sources. Much of the material is in draft form; there are also scraps of paper with notes. The section titled "Pioneer women" contains brief biographical sketches of women in various subject areas: noted for Romantic stories; noted for creative arts (no longer living); outstanding creative workers ; listed in Who's who of America; authors; musicians; professional artists; wives of governors (two - Bridges and Winant]; state presidents of organizations; boards of trustees for state institutions; NH Public Library Commission; state departments. The National Picture Book section contains caption texts and layout order for photographs, and lists the photographs to be used. The section on arts and crafts contains short pieces on stencilled houses, daguerrotypes, wax work, oriental painting, silhouettes, miniatures, and other art forms
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NHS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
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  • Bakus, Samuel
  • Campbell, Lillian
  • Clarke, Rita E
  • Clayton, Henry
  • Crowell, Milton F
  • Flanders. Harry E
  • Langlois, Victoria
  • Osburn, Luna C
  • Paré, Louis H
  • Pratt, Henry H
  • Sample, Julia M
  • Smith, H.E
  • Manchester City Library (Manchester, N.H.)
Series statement
WPA-NH Writers Project papers, filmed for Manchester City Library
Series volume
Roll 10
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  • Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
  • Roads
  • Editors
  • Historical markers
  • Historic sites
  • Folklore
  • French-Canadians
  • Polish Americans
  • Maple syrup industry
  • Airports
  • Artists
  • Art
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : Coos turnpike-arts & crafts, Roll no. 10, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
  • Order of filming: Coos turnpike : history -- Country editor -- Historic markers -- Nobody with sense : folklore -- Foreign press in N.E. -- NH works its sugarbush -- National picture book -- Pioneer women -- Manchester airport : history -- Down to the sea -- Architecture -- Art and artists -- Arts and crafts
  • Essays: History of Coos turnpike (33 p.) / H.E. Smith; submitted by J. Anna Hilliard -- The country editor (63 p.) / Henry H. Pratt -- Historical markers in Nashua, N.H. (2 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Inscriptions on tablets commemorating important events in Portsmouth history [paging varies] / Luna C. Osburn -- List of historic shrines around Portsmouth (1 p.) / Luna C. Osburn -- Gov. John Wentworth's manor house at Wolfeborough, N.H. (6 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Historic spots of New Hampshire (5 p.) -- Historic spots of Manchester (13 p.) -- Description of spots located on map of New Hampshire historic sites (48 p.) -- A French Canadian ghost story (3 p.) / submitted by Victoria Langlois -- Manchester children tell of Great Hurricane of 1938 (3 p.) / submitted by Julia M. Sample -- Old Jim (4 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- A Polish philosopher (3 p.) / submitted by Lucien Jutras -- Black-Mike Murphy ( 3 p.) / submitted by Clare A. Cheetham -- Deacon Micajiah (3 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- Two centuries of gossip (8 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- Polak ; Manchester's Polish newspaper (4 p.) / Julia M. Sample -- L'Avenir National (20 p.) / Louis H. Paré -- La Canado-Americain : a fraternal monthly, Manchester, N.H. (6 p.) / Louis H. Paré -- Report on Ergantis : Manchester N.H. semi-weekly (2 p.) / Henry Clayton -- New Hampshire works its sugar bush (22 p.) / William J. Thompson -- History of Manchester airport (89 p.) / Milton F. Crowell -- New Hampshire stories, volume 1 : down to the sea (39 p.) / compiled by Harry E. Flanders -- Architecture : taken from Notes of N.H. architecture (4 p.) / Milton F. Crowell -- Art and artists in Manchester (9 p.) / Rita E. Clarke -- Nashua art (3 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Cornish art (6 p.) -- Prominent Manchester artists of the past (21 p.) / Samuel Bakus -- New Hampshire State Library, Concord : books useful to the craftsman (10 p.)
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
positive
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn907239280
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : Coos turnpike-arts & crafts, Roll no. 10, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
  • Order of filming: Coos turnpike : history -- Country editor -- Historic markers -- Nobody with sense : folklore -- Foreign press in N.E. -- NH works its sugarbush -- National picture book -- Pioneer women -- Manchester airport : history -- Down to the sea -- Architecture -- Art and artists -- Arts and crafts
  • Essays: History of Coos turnpike (33 p.) / H.E. Smith; submitted by J. Anna Hilliard -- The country editor (63 p.) / Henry H. Pratt -- Historical markers in Nashua, N.H. (2 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Inscriptions on tablets commemorating important events in Portsmouth history [paging varies] / Luna C. Osburn -- List of historic shrines around Portsmouth (1 p.) / Luna C. Osburn -- Gov. John Wentworth's manor house at Wolfeborough, N.H. (6 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Historic spots of New Hampshire (5 p.) -- Historic spots of Manchester (13 p.) -- Description of spots located on map of New Hampshire historic sites (48 p.) -- A French Canadian ghost story (3 p.) / submitted by Victoria Langlois -- Manchester children tell of Great Hurricane of 1938 (3 p.) / submitted by Julia M. Sample -- Old Jim (4 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- A Polish philosopher (3 p.) / submitted by Lucien Jutras -- Black-Mike Murphy ( 3 p.) / submitted by Clare A. Cheetham -- Deacon Micajiah (3 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- Two centuries of gossip (8 p.) / submitted by Harry E. Flanders -- Polak ; Manchester's Polish newspaper (4 p.) / Julia M. Sample -- L'Avenir National (20 p.) / Louis H. Paré -- La Canado-Americain : a fraternal monthly, Manchester, N.H. (6 p.) / Louis H. Paré -- Report on Ergantis : Manchester N.H. semi-weekly (2 p.) / Henry Clayton -- New Hampshire works its sugar bush (22 p.) / William J. Thompson -- History of Manchester airport (89 p.) / Milton F. Crowell -- New Hampshire stories, volume 1 : down to the sea (39 p.) / compiled by Harry E. Flanders -- Architecture : taken from Notes of N.H. architecture (4 p.) / Milton F. Crowell -- Art and artists in Manchester (9 p.) / Rita E. Clarke -- Nashua art (3 p.) / Lillian Campbell -- Cornish art (6 p.) -- Prominent Manchester artists of the past (21 p.) / Samuel Bakus -- New Hampshire State Library, Concord : books useful to the craftsman (10 p.)
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn907239280

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