Long Beach Polytechnic High School Mural – Long Beach CA

Description

This mural “Industrial Activities in Longbeach” wraps around an interior stairwell at Polytechnic High School between buildings 300 and 400. It was painted by Ivan Bartlett and Jean Swiggett in 1938 with support from the WPA Federal Art Project. It is a 17′ x 35′ casein tempera fresco showing a crowded city scene of local people at work and play near the harbor.

Source notes

http://www.lamurals.org/MuralFiles/LongBeach/IndustrialActivities.html

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Location Info


1600 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90813

Location notes:
Stairwell between buildings 300 and 400

Coordinates: 33.787151, -118.185045

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