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1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze, 1939

1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze, 1939

Meiere, M. Hildreth (Marie Hildreth), 1892-1961

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Title: 1939 New York World's Fair, construction of a frieze

Date: 1939

Physical Details: 1 film reel : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ; 2 min., 27 sec.

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.

Creator: Meiere, M. Hildreth (Marie Hildreth), 1892-1961

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.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 16801