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Selma Burke

Selma Burke

Burke, Selma

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

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

Samuel Huntington H. School, 109th Ave, Union Hall; Location: Jamaica; Date: 1/25/38; Negative No.: 27201; Photographer: Horn.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Selma Burke, WPA Federal Art Project Sculptor, taking part in the presentation ceremonies of her plaster portrait of Samuel Huntington, at the commencement exercises at Samuel Huntington Junior High School, Jamaica, with her is Dr. Samuel M. Levinson, principal of the school.

Creator: Burke, Selma

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

Digital ID: 3130