Credits and Bibliography

This project was in fulfillment of the Students Experiencing History Directly internship during the summer of 2023. The Experiencing History Directly Internship has been made possible by the generosity of Randy and Lisa Whitestone through the Zagorin fund. The internship is a joint effort of the University of Rochester's Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation (RBSCP), the History Department, the Rossell Hope Robbins Library & Koller-Collins Center for English Studies.

Project Advisors: Miranda Mims (RBSCP) and Stephanie Fronz (Art & Music)

Graduate Student Advisor: Katelyn Getchel

Digital Exhibit Advisor: Jessica Lacher-Feldman (RBSCP)

Digitization:  Lisa Wright (Digital Scholarship)

Full Bibliography


About WALL\THERAPY.” WALL\THERAPY. Accessed August 23, 2023.

Bachman, Bruce  C., Thomas H. Miller, and Carl W. Peters. “Seeking substance-- hitherto I work” : the art of Carl William Peters (1897-1980). Chicago, IL: R. H. Love Galleries, 1994.

Carl W. Peters papers, D.422, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester.

Chapman, Barb. “Early Wheatland History - Ebenezer ‘Indian’ Allan.” Town of Wheatland New York, March 1, 2021.

Cook, Tom. “Mary Jemison or Dehgewanus: ‘The White Woman of the Genesee.’” Glimpses of the Past. Accessed August 23, 2023.

Gorbman, Randy. “Mural Completed Outside East H.S. Honoring Malcolm X, Minister Franklin Florence and Constance Mitchell.” WXXI News, May 20, 2022.

Keeping Pace with Rochester’s Creative Spirit, Keeping Pace with Rochester’s Cultural Vitality, Keeping Pace with Rochester’s Community Pride : the Rochester Memorial Art Gallery. Rochester, New York: Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 1962.

Kramer, David. “Charlotte High’s Unparalleled (and Almost Lost) Murals.” Democrat and Chronicle, December 12, 2014.

“Library Murals.” Rochester Public Library, November 16, 2022.

Love, Richard  H. Carl W. Peters : American Scene Painter from Rochester to Rockport. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 1999.

“MAG History.” Memorial Art Gallery, August 21, 2023.

Marten, Jessica, and Carl W. Peters. Art for the people: Carl W. Peters and the Rochester WPA Murals. Rochester, NY: Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 2015.

Ortner, Frederick G. “Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester: ‘An Instrument of Art Education.’” Art Journal 37, no. 3 (1978): 211–24.

O’Connor, Francis V. “The New Deal Art Projects in New York.” American Art Journal 1, no. 2 (1969): 58–78.

Park, Marlene, and Gerald E. Markowitz. New Deal for Art: The Government Art Projects of the 1930s With Examples from New York City and State. New York City, NY: Gallery Association of NY State Inc, 1978.

“Plan Your Visit.” Memorial Art Gallery, August 2, 2023.

Poray, Bill. “A Great American Artist - Jefferson Avenue’s Carl Peters.” Perinton Historical Society. Accessed August 23, 2023.

Russo, Jillian. “The Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project Reconsidered.” Visual Resources 34, no. 1–2 (2018): 13–32.

Spevak, Jeff. “New Mag Show Presents WPA Murals.” Democrat and Chronicle, October 12, 2015.

Thomspon, Lisa. “Works Progress Administration (WPA) (1935).” Living New Deal, November 18, 2016.

“Timeline.” Memorial Art Gallery, August 2, 2023.

United States Federal Works Agency. Final report on the WPA program, -43. [Washington, D.C., U.S. Govt. Print Off, 1947] Pdf.

Wham. “Mural Unveiled at Monroe High School.” WHAM, January 29, 2020. 

Credits and Bibliography