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16308
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Recent research in Charlotte has discovered material culture artifacts important to the life of a North Carolina group at the turn of the century; architectural research conducted by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Properties Commission has uncovered wall murals in a hall where Independent Order of Odd Fellows lodges met from the 1870s through 1920.
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24596
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A mural that depicts the Battle of Gettysburg is portrayed on a canvas that is 410 feet long. The author discusses the artist’s methods of production and inspirations for creating such large works of art.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 32 Issue 22, April 1965, p10-12, 31, il
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36220
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Ayden’s George Snyder captured French and Japanese influences in furniture and wallpaper murals. Among the descriptions of his works, capturing a broader view of history, were details of his personal history, which revealed a lifelong and intergenerational passion for art.
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Greenville Times (NoCar Oversize F264 G72 G77), Vol. Issue , April/May 2015, p30-38
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41174
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The walls of businesses at West Jefferson are adorned with art that reflect the town’s two sources of renown. Murals include pastoral scenes that reflect its cheese-making tradition. The art walls also continue the artistic expression tradition started by Benjamin Long, creator of the local Episcopal church’s famous frescoes.