Department of Community and Culture. Division of Arts and Museums Folk arts program field notes and artist data sheets
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Dates: i 1977-
These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
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.
Alphabetical by topic
This series is available on microfilm.
Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
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
- Folk art--Utah.
- Arts and society--Utah.
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