Woodlawn High School Mural – Birmingham AL

Description

This large WPA Federal Art Project mural by Richard Coe and Sidney Van Sheck was completed in 1936 and restored in 2009. The full inscription is “Gloried Be They Who Foresaking Unjust Riches Strive in Fulfillment of Humble Tasks for Peace Culture and the Equality of All Mankind.”

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Location Info


5620 First Ave. North
Birmingham, AL 35212

Location notes: Auditorium

Coordinates: 33.54200, -86.75185

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