Portsmouth Middle School Murals (missing) – Portsmouth NH

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

Four murals depicting pivotal scenes from the history of Portsmouth, New Hampshire were commissioned by the federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) and painted by artist Gladys Brannigan. They were installed in the auditorium of Portsmouth Middle School (on Parrott Avenue) in 1936. The current location or status of the murals is unknown.

Source notes

http://www.seacoastnh.com/History/History-Matters/the-lost-wpa-murals-of-gladys-brannigan/

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 2, 2014.

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Location Info


155 Parrott Ave.
Portsmouth, NH 03801

Coordinates: 43.073217, -70.758718

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