Physical Details: 1 film reel : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ; 2 min., 27 sec.
Creator: M. Hildreth (Marie Hildreth) Meiere (1892-1961)
Description: Workers are seen on scaffolding brushing off the excess mortar around the mosaics designed by Meière for the 1939 World's Fair. Signage reads: Designed by Hildreth Meière, Executed by Ravenna Company. Views of finished works at the end of this short film.
Forms part of: Hildreth Meière papers, 1901-2011, bulk 1911-1960
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: 1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze, 1939. Hildreth Meière papers, 1901-2011, bulk 1911-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 16801
- Mural painting and decoration (New York, N.Y.)
- New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.