BULLOCK, ME: New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and Beyond

Book cover. New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and BeyondBullock, Margaret E. New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and Beyond. Tacoma Art Museum, 2020. ISBN: 9780924335488. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover. (#30842) $40.00

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Exhibition catalog (Tacoma Art Museum, February 22–August 16, 2020).

The first comprehensive survey of the impact of federal arts projects in the Pacific Northwest. Revealing the striking scope and variety of New Deal regional work—paintings, prints, murals, ceramics, and textiles, and the iconic and influential Timberline Lodge on Mount Hood.

Contributors: Tiffany Stith Cooper, Roger Hull, David F. Martin, Mindy J. Morgan, Sarah Baker Munro, Sharon Ann Musher, Nina Olsson, Philip Stevens, and Roger van Oosten.

WOOD, J: The Best of Looking Back in Marin County

Wood, Jim. The Best of Looking Back in Marin County. Marin Magazine, 2019. ISBN: 9780578510958. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30841)

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Collected from The Best of Looking Back, Marin Magazine’s longest-running feature. The collection is filled with historical anecdotes and photographs of Marin County’s colorful history, from the 1579 landing of Sir Francis Drake in West Marin to the 2005 flooding of downtown San Anselmo. Recommended reading list. 156p.

SHEINMAN, M: A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement Museum

Book cover. A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement MuseumSheinman, Mort. A Tenement Story: The History of 97 Orchard Street and the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 1999. ISBN: 0974917206. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30809) $12.00

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The Lower East Side Tenement Museum was built around 1870 and had several 3 room apartments. The building saw thousands of tenants come and go until the 1930’s, when it was boarded up and forgotten. The museum, founded in 1988, has showcases this living space and what was left behind by the people who lived there.

Large French flaps. Illustrated throughout. 56p.