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  1. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners: Chinese laborers working on the transcontinental railroad

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Railroads; Symbolism; Employees; History; Narrative art; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Immigrants; Chinese
    • Format: image
  2. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Employees; Immigrants; Chinese; Gold mines and mining; Mural painting and decoration; History; Narrative art; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Railroads
    • Format: image
  3. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide and 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: violence; History; Indians of North America; Railroads; Immigrants; Narrative art; Gold mines and mining; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  4. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Mason, Biddy, 1818-1891; Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Miners; Mural painting and decoration; Segregation; violence; Gold mines and mining; Narrative art; Railroads; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  5. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Gibbs, Mifflin Wistar; Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904; Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander), 1810-1848
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Narrative art; History; Mexican American art; Segregation; Gold mines and mining; African Americans; Miners; Migration, Internal; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  6. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule and 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Haciendas; Mural painting and decoration; weddings; Narrative art; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Gold mines and mining; Battles
    • Format: image
  7. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; History; weddings; Symbolism; Haciendas; Barons (noblemen); Narrative art; Agriculture
    • Format: image
  8. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Missions; Barons (noblemen); Symbolism; Mexican American art; Agriculture; Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; Missionaries
    • Format: image
  9. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Missionaries; Mexican American art; Soldiers; Narrative art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Agriculture; Flags--Mexico; History
    • Format: image
  10. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Mural painting and decoration; Cattle; Mules; Narrative art; Indians of North America; History; Mexican American art; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  11. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Sailing ships; Symbolism; Mules; History; Missionaries; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Missions
    • Format: image
  12. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1,000 A.D. Early Californians and 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Narrative art; Explorers; Indians of North America; Mural painting and decoration; History; Visions
    • Format: image
  13. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1,000 A.D. Early Californians

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Animals; Visions; History; Chumash Indians; Narrative art; Indians of North America
    • Format: image
  14. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1,000 A.D. Early Californians

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Spirits; Hunting and gathering societies; Indians of North America; Visions; Eagles; History; Symbolism; Narrative art; Animals; Mural painting and decoration; Chumash Indians
    • Format: image
  15. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 20,000 B.C. Pre-Historic California

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Migration, Internal; Mammoths; Mural painting and decoration; Indians of North America; History; Narrative art; Animals--Fossil; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  16. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1890 Los Angeles Mountains to the Shore

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Fishers; Fishes; Mural painting and decoration; Sailing ships; Symbolism; History; Narrative art
    • Format: image
  17. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 20,000 B.C. Pre-Historic California

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Mammoths; Symbolism; Migration, Internal; Indians of North America; Mural painting and decoration; Animals--Fossil; Narrative art
    • Format: image
  18. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: A New Perspecive on Edison; bridge across the Tujunga Wash

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931
    • Date: Summer, 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Cityscapes (representations); Chichimecs; Narrative art; Goddesses; History; Mural painting and decoration; Bridges; Symbolism; Pyramids
    • Format: image
  19. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: Charlie Chaplin

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977; Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931
    • Date: Summer, 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Narrative art; Soldiers; Bunkers (Fortification); World War, 1914-1918; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration
    • Format: image
  20. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: A New Perspecive on Edison

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931
    • Date: Summer, 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Inventions; Light bulbs; Mural painting and decoration; Pyramids; Goddesses; Chichimecs; Motion picture cameras; Symbolism; Cityscapes (representations); Narrative art; History
    • Format: image