“Feeding the City,” Exhibit about the WPA Writers Project at the NYC Municipal Archives Gallery


  An exhibit about the WPA Writers Project 1935-1942, titled “Feeding the City: The Unpublished WPA Manuscript,” is currently on view at the NYC Municipal Archives Gallery. The exhibit is open through March 2019. Event details: “This exhibit presents manuscripts, images,… read more

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Date: Fri. Feb 1st, 2019 - Sun. Mar 31st, 2019
Registration: https://www.archives.nyc/feeding-the-city/

Reading the Model at Main


Event Details: “How might a 3-D map change the way you look at where you live? Join us in conversation while taking a bird’s-eye view of your neighborhood. Gather around a segment of the 1938 scale model of San Francisco… read more

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Date: Sat. Feb 16th, 2019

Golden Gate International Exposition 80th Anniversary Celebration, April 4


Mechanic’s Institute 11:30-6:00pm – Lectures – 4th Floor Meeting Room, tickets $5 for whole day The first half of the day will be lectures/presentations in the 4th floor meeting room. Tickets will be $5. Light snacks and coffee will be… read more

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Date: Thu. Apr 4th, 2019
Coordinator: Taryn Edwards
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: 415-393-0103
Registration: https://www.milibrary.org/events/ggie-80th-anniversary-lectures-apr-04-2019
Event cost: $5
Additional info: Location: Mechanic’s Institute 4th Floor Meeting Room 57 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94104

80th Anniversary Celebration – Golden Gate International Exposition – Feb. 2


  The PWA-funded Treasure Island Administration Building will be the venue of the 80th Anniversary Celebration of the Golden Gate International Exposition on Feb. 2. The event is organized by the Treasure Island Museum Association. Event Details: “SAVE THE DATE and… read more

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Date: Sat. Feb 2nd, 2019
Coordinator: Anne Schnoebelen
Registration: https://www.treasureislandmuseum.org/single-post/2018/12/17/80th-Anniversary-Celebration---Golden-Gate-International-Exposition---Feb-2

The Art of the New Deal: 1930s WPA projects in Sacramento Valley – Presentation by Bruce Marwick


The Sacramento Art Deco Society, in partnership with the Sacramento Public Central Library is hosting a presentation by Bruce Marwick, about notable Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in the Sacramento Valley during the Great Depression. The presentation will focus on… read more

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Date: Sun. Jan 13th, 2019
Coordinator: Bruce Marwick
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (916) 549-5419