Long Beach Public Library Mural – Long Beach CA

Project type: Art, Murals
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“Scenes from English Language Classics” is an oil-on-canvas mural consisting of 9 panels, 4’6″ in height, of varying widths. The mural was painted by Suzanne Miller in 1937 with funding from the WPA Federal Art Project.

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Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry: http://www.newdealartregistry.org/

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Location Info


101 Pacific Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90802

Location notes: Periodicals room

Coordinates: 33.767580, -118.194361

2 comments on “Long Beach Public Library Mural – Long Beach CA

  1. Eileen Hunter

    I’ve been looking into the Long Beach Public Library’s WPA murals, and there are 9 panels depicting 15 “Scenes from English Literature.” While some of the panels were damaged and restored in the ’70s, they are all still extant. There were never 14.

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