Publications and Reviews

“Can We Thank Frances Perkins for the New Deal Arts Programs?” by Sarah Peskin, 2016
 
Hudson Valley mural
Valley Farms, Ross Dickinson, Public Works of Art Project, 1934. Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor.

 

From the Triangle Fire to the New Deal” a speech given by Christopher Breiseth, 2011

Triangle-Shirtwaist-Fire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“The Frances Perkins I Knew” by Christopher N. Breiseth, 1966

 

The Frances Perkins I Knew by Christopher Breiseth COVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memories of Maine Magazine: “The Frances Perkins Center in Newcastle/Damariscotta, Maine” by Christopher N. Breiseth, May 2014

 

Memories of Maine Article COVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Living Church Magazine: “Frances Perkins: The Saint Behind the New Deal” by Charles Hoffacker, May 2014

 

Living Church Article COVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Book Review by Charles Hoffacker, May 2014: The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame by Peter Dreier

 

Dreier-The-100-Greatest-Americans-of-the-20th-Century-A-Social-Justice-Hall-of-Fame-COVER

 

 

“Frances Perkins – Private Faith, Public Policy” by Michelle Kew, 2013

 

Frances Perkins - Private Faith, Public Policy by Michelle Kew COVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 The Kiln in the Garden: Damariscotta River Brick Making and the Traces of Maine’s Agro-Industrial Past by Jørgen G. Cleemann.  Historic Preservation Thesis.  Columbia University. June 20, 2012. Mr. Cleemann was a Research Fellow at the Frances Perkins Center in the summer of 2011.

 

CleemannThesis-The Kiln in the Garden-12-17-12 COVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maine Seniors Magazine: “Frances Perkins: The Lady from Newcastle Maine and Social Security” by Donna Halvorsen, 2011

 

Maine Seniors Article on Frances Perkins COVER