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Edward Laning

Edward Laning

Laning, Edward

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 20 cm.

Description: Laning and Rudolph Reimer at Ellis Island mural presentation.



Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 235 East 42nd Street; New York City

Presentation of mural by Edward Laning; Location: Ellis Island; Date: 2/24/38; Negative No.: 2790-3; Photographer: Horn

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Edward Laning, artist (left) with Rudolph Reimer, District Commissioner of the Department of Labor, shown together at the formal presentation of his mural, at Ellis Island.

Creator: Laning, Edward

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

Digital ID: 2935