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Edna Hershman, 1939 Apr. 26

Edna Hershman, 1939 Apr. 26

Horn, Sol, photographer

Item Information

Title: Edna Hershman

Date: 1939 Apr. 26

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.

Description: Hershman painting a mural.



Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 110 King Street; New York City

Location: W.P.A. Women at Work, 110 KIng St., N.Y.C.; Date: 4/26/39; Negative No.: 3869-17; Photographer: Sol Horn.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Edna Hershman went to the School of Fine Arts at Yale on several scholarships. She won medals from the Beaux Arts in mural painting. One of her murals hangs in the nurses' recreation room of the Riverdale Hospital on North Brothers Island. She is at present executing a mural

Creator: Horn, Sol, photographer

Forms part of: Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Edna Hershman, 1939 Apr. 26 / Sol Horn, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2153