Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 81301

Department of Community and Culture. Division of Arts and Museums Folk arts program field notes and artist data sheets

Dates: i 1977-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

These files are the working papers of field workers who collect information about Utah's traditional arts and artists. The data sheets contain biographical information about the artists. The information is used to promote the artists and their work. These files include working notes of the field worker including impressions and evaluations of the artists and their work, background and history of the artists and the forms of art. Data elements include names, addresses, religion, ethnic group, and age.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by topic

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011

Indexing Terms

  • Folk art--Utah.
  • Arts and society--Utah.

Container List

FICHE-SET DATE DESCRIPTION
1 1980 20 artist biographies