Flushing High School Murals – Flushing NY

Description

Flushing High School was built in the early 20th century. In 1938, the school received four murals funded by the WPA’s Federal Art Project.

Source notes

On site plaque.

http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/High/Directory/school/?sid=4725

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on June 26, 2013.

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Location Info


35-01 Union St.
Flushing, NY 11354

Coordinates: 40.764868, -73.826819

One comment on “Flushing High School Murals – Flushing NY

  1. According to the oral history recording of James Penney in the Archives of American Art. This was his first solo project. https://www.aaa.si.edu/download_pdf_transcript/ajax?record_id=edanmdm-AAADCD_oh_212110 Page 25. He also did murals in Missouri and the Lincoln Nebraska state capitol.

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