The National Endowment for the Arts 1965 - 2000: A Brief Chronology of
Federal Support for the Arts
Published by the National Endowment for the Arts, 2000. A thumbnail history
of the first 35 years of the federal government's support for the arts and
the achievements of the Arts Endowment since its inception. This
publication shows how the Endowment came into being and evolved, with a
year-by-year summary of its most noted activities.
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