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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: History; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Missions; Barons (noblemen); Symbolism; Mexican American art; Agriculture; Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; Missionaries
    • Format: image
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Beauty of our People: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Sakai, Rodney (muralist, 20th century); Limon, Leo (American muralist, active 20th century); Yepes, George (American muralist and painter, 1955); Carrasco, Barbara (American painter, born 1955); Valadez, John (American muralist, born 1951); Avila, Glenna Boltuch (American muralist, born 1953); Callejo, Carlos (American muralist, born 1930)
    • Date: 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1983 (destruction)
    • Topic: faces; Mexican American art; Mexican Americans; Pride and vanity; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration; Narrative art; History
    • Format: image
  12. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; History; Laundries; Hispanic American neighborhoods; Symbolism; graffiti; deterioration; Prohibition; Mafia; Devil; Narrative art; violence; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); Mural painting and decoration
    • Format: image
  13. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Laundries; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); deterioration; Symbolism; Hispanic American neighborhoods; Mural painting and decoration; Prohibition; Narrative art; graffiti; Moses (Biblical leader) in the New Testament; History; Mafia; Devil; violence; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  14. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration; deterioration; Radio and television towers; Narrative art; television receivers; History; graffiti; violence
    • Format: image
  15. Beauty of our People: detail: two young boys

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Carrasco, Barbara (American painter, born 1955); Limon, Leo (American muralist, active 20th century); Callejo, Carlos (American muralist, born 1930); Avila, Glenna Boltuch (American muralist, born 1953); Yepes, George (American muralist and painter, 1955); Sakai, Rodney (muralist, 20th century); Valadez, John (American muralist, born 1951)
    • Date: 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1983 (destruction)
    • Topic: Pride and vanity; Symbolism; History; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Boys; Mexican Americans; Narrative art
    • Format: image
  16. Beauty of our People: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Avila, Glenna Boltuch (American muralist, born 1953); Yepes, George (American muralist and painter, 1955); Carrasco, Barbara (American painter, born 1955); Sakai, Rodney (muralist, 20th century); Limon, Leo (American muralist, active 20th century); Callejo, Carlos (American muralist, born 1930); Valadez, John (American muralist, born 1951)
    • Date: 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1983 (destruction)
    • Topic: Pride and vanity; Mural painting and decoration; faces; Mexican Americans; Mexican American art; reflections (perceived properties); Narrative art; History
    • Format: image
  17. Beauty of our People: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Limon, Leo (American muralist, active 20th century); Carrasco, Barbara (American painter, born 1955); Callejo, Carlos (American muralist, born 1930); Avila, Glenna Boltuch (American muralist, born 1953); Sakai, Rodney (muralist, 20th century); Yepes, George (American muralist and painter, 1955); Valadez, John (American muralist, born 1951)
    • Date: 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1983 (destruction)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; History; Mural painting and decoration; Pride and vanity; faces; Narrative art; Symbolism; Mexican Americans
    • Format: image
  18. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: World War I, Doughboys

    • 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, 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Soldiers; Narrative art; Mexican American art; Kissing; World War, 1914-1918; Railroad trains; History
    • Format: image
  19. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1880 Frontier California, Joaquin Murrieta

    • 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); Murieta, Joaquin, d. 1853
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Narrative art; Minorities; Horses; Legends; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; History; Pony express
    • Format: image
  20. 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)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Gold mines and mining; Mexican American art; Miners; Flags--Confederate States of America; Segregation; Covered wagons; Narrative art; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration
    • Format: image