Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 20 x 26 cm.
Creator: unidentified photographer
Description: Edward Laning working on mural for Ellis Island.
Identification on verso (handwritten) : Edward Laning and assistants work on Ellis Island Mural, "The Role of the Immigrant in the Industrial Development of America"
Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Edward Laning, of the WPA Federal Art Project mural division, which mural, "The Role of the Immigrant in the Industrial Development of America", has been allocated to Ellis Island, where it was recently installed in the Dining Room of the Administration Building.
Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 12, no. 3, p. 13
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Edward Laning, ca. 1937 / unidentified photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 2937
- Art and state
- Artists at or with their work
- Ellis Island
- Federal aid to the arts
- Laning, Edward
- New York, N.Y.