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1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze

view 1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze digital asset number 1
Creator:
Meiere, M. Hildreth (Marie Hildreth), 1892-1961
Subject:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Date:
1939
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 film reel si., b&w ; 16 mm.
Summary:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration (New York, N.Y.)
Murals
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16801
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Hildreth Meière papers, 1901-2011, bulk 1911-1960
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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