Mission High School Murals – San Francisco CA

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

The school contains two 6′ x 24′ murals “Civilization Through the Arts and Crafts as Taught to the Neophyte Indians” and “Mission San Francisco de Asis.” They were painted by Edith Hamlin in 1936-37 with funding from the WPA Federal Art Project. Betty Willey and Jay Risling assisted. Hamlin retouched the murals herself in 1973. Both murals were originally located in the school library.

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

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Location Info


3750 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94114

Location notes: College Center (enter through Room 118) and Dean's Office (enter through Room 116)

Coordinates: 37.761387, -122.427315

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