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Edward Laning

Edward Laning

Laning, Edward

Item Information

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

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

Creator: Laning, Edward

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

Digital ID: 2937