Photos - Fine Arts Commission, Series G record example

Photos - Fine Arts Commission, Series G

Records: 6,862 · Complete: 100%

The Commission of Fine Arts was established in 1910 to guide the architectural development of the nation's capital on matters of design and aesthetics as they affect the Federal interest and preserve the dignity of the city. Photographs in this series go beyond DC and include cities like Boston and Chicago, as well as monuments, sculptures, and presidential portraits. Subjects and headings are very broad. If you find a photo that you can identify more fully, annotate it so others may find it more easily.

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Example Records

Design for the Capitol dome
Design for the Capitol dome
Half-dollar for the Maine Centennial in 1920
Half-dollar for the Maine Centennial in 1920
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Source Information

"General Photographs of the Fine Arts Commission (Series G), CA. 1650-1950" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/454/photos-fine-arts-commission-series-g: accessed August 1, 2021)

Publication Title
Photos - Fine Arts Commission, Series G
Total Records
6,862 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M1148
Record Group
66
Published on Fold3
30 Jan 2007
Last Updated
30 Jan 2007
Description
NARA M1148. General Photographs of the Fine Arts Commission (Series G), ca. 1650-1950.