Murals by Louis Schanker and Abraham Lishinsky in the Medical and Public Health Building at the New York World's Fair
1939 May 4
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1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.
Interior of the building, both murals are on walls which descend halfway from the ceiling, Schanker's in front and Lishinsky's one behind. An exhibit on pneumonia is also visible. Note on verso identifies the photographer as "Robbins", working for the Federal Art Project, W.P.A., Photographic Division.
Murals by Louis Schanker and Abraham Lishinsky in the Medical and Public Health Building at the New York World's Fair, 1939 May 4 / David Robbins, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560