NNDPA Conference April 12th and 13th: “The New Deal: Inspiration and Hope”

4/12/2024

 The National New Deal Preservation Association is pleased to announce our conference in Santa Fe, NM, which will be on April 12-13 (Friday and Saturday) The conference will feature speakers related to the New Deal and the release of our newest book “The New Deal – Looking Back, Moving Forward”.

  • Speakers and Special Guests
    Including UNM Professor Emeritus Richard Melzer
  • New Book Release
    “The New Deal – Looking Back, Moving Forward”
  • Other New Deal Books
  • New Deal WPA Project Photos and National Park Service Posters
  • Presentation of Awards
  • Continental Breakfast and Lunch on both days

 The conference is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about the New Deal and its impact on American society and culture. This conference is in collaboration with The NM chapter of the Living New Deal.

 Santa Fe Woman’s Club
1616 Old Pecos Trl
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Admission Fee $50 for the 2-day event or $25 for one day only
This amount will help cover food and snacks and some printing costs. Other donations are also very much appreciated.

Click here to register for the conference

Some of Presenters at the Conference are:

  • Doug Leen (Ranger Doug’s Enterprises)
    Doug has a new book ““Ranger of the Lost Art–Rediscovering the WPA Poster Art of Our National Parks.”
    https://www.rangerdoug.com/
  • Brian K Edwards Photography
    Brian has photographed many Works Progress Administration (WPA) Sites around the Country.
    https://www.briankedwards.com/
  • Professor Richard Melzer, New Mexico’s New Deal, Spotlighting The Civilian Conservation Corps in New Mexico

We have made arrangements for those wanting to stay in Santa Fe during our conference. We have worked with The Lodge at Santa Fe so that they can offer special group rates. Please Email our office if you would like information about these special rates.

Event details

Date: Fri. Apr 12th, 2024 - Sat. Apr 13th, 2024

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