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

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

Bunn, William E. L. (Edward Lewis)

Item Information

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: Bunn, William E. L. (Edward Lewis)

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

Digital ID: 9801