1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze
Meiere, M. Hildreth (Marie Hildreth), 1892-1961
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Motion Picture Film
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1 film reel : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ; 2 min., 27 sec.
Workers are seen on scaffolding brushing off the excess mortar around the mosaics designed by Meière for the 1939 World's Fair. Signage reads: Designed by Hildreth Meière, Executed by Ravenna Company. Views of finished works at the end of this short film.
1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze, 1939. Hildreth Meière papers, 1901-2011, bulk 1911-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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