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William E.L. Bunn painting a mural for a post office in Minden, Neb., not after 1939, from the William E. L. Bunn papers, 1863-2009

William E.L. Bunn painting a mural for a post office in Minden, Neb., not after 1939

Item Information

Title: William E.L. Bunn painting a mural for a post office in Minden, Neb.

Date: not after 1939

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 17 x 11 cm.

Description: Photo shows Bunn in his Muscatine, Ia. studio putting the finishing touches on his mural 1848, Fort Kearny Protectorate on the Overland Trail, 1871 (Bunn has spelled it "Kearney" in the title on the mural).

Date based on level of completion of mural in photo (mural was finished in 1939).

Identification on verso (handwritten): Wm. E. L. Bunn working on Minden, Neb. mural. Location of studio: 852 Newell Ave., Muscatine, Iowa.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: William E. L. Bunn papers, 1863-2009

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: William E.L. Bunn painting a mural for a post office in Minden, Neb., not after 1939 / unidentified photographer. William E. L. Bunn papers, 1863-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 9801