Mural “Hard Rock Miners” Archie Musick (Photo: Colorado Springs Museum)
Arts and Letters, A Reading Performance
will take place on Sunday Sept. 25 @ 3pm, at Library 21c in Colorado Springs, CO. It is presented by the New Deal of the New Deal of Southern Colorado. This free event is about an hour long. It tells the story, with slides and music, of the lives thru letters, of Archie Musick, a local New Deal artist to and from other artists and models during the depression. There is even a guest appearance by the then governor of Colorado, Gov. Carr. This performance was created by Archie’s daughter Pat Musick, and gives a wonderful account of what was happening around the country at that time.
1575 Chapel Hills Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 8092
Hear Kathy Flynn’s Podcast on the Richard Eeds show from Aug. 30, at 9am on KVSF – Santa Fe, NM! Kathy talks about the upcoming NNDPA’s Annual Fundraiser.
Hear Kathy Flynn, on Richard Eeds,
The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
is pleased to present
FDR Presidential Library and Home
September 1, 2016
Henry A. Wallace Center at the The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum is pleased to present an author talk and book signing with Marisa J. Futernick, author of 13 PRESIDENTS. The program will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2016 in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home. Following the presentation, Futernick will be available to sign copies of her book. This event is free and open to the public.
In 2014, Marisa J. Futernick drove nearly ten thousand miles across America, visiting all thirteen of the country’s Presidential libraries along the way. 13 PRESIDENTS is the result: an artist’s book that combines photographs from the journey with a suite of short stories. Mixing fact and fiction, each President from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush is a protagonist in this collection of unexpected portraits.
The photographs, shot on analogue film, depict the everyday details of the towns that these men are from, including the homes where they were born, and their final resting places. 13 PRESIDENTS weaves together personal narrative with wider cultural
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Winter 2018 Newsletter
Spring 2017 Newsletter
October 2016 Newsletter
Spring 2016 Newsletter
August/September 2015 Newsletter
May 2014 “Fireside Chat” on the Federal Theater Project’s 1937 production of “The Cradle Will Rock”
New Deal License Plates Are Available Again (see the new designs)
Take Note of CCC’s 80th Anniversary
Saving Our New Deal Post Offices