Shuler Theater Murals - Raton, NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen
N 36° 54.177 W 104° 26.362
13S E 549946 N 4084253
Quick Description: Located in Historic Raton, NM
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2009 7:23:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM5G3M
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 11

Long Description:
There are 8 murals around the lobby ceiling in the Shuler Theater.

Artist: Manville Chapman

Chapman painted for the WPA 1933-34

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When you visit the theatre you will notice on all the murals that the hands on the gentleman all direct you to the left.
Project type: Mural/Painting

Date built or created: 1934

Location: Shuler Theatre

City: Raton

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

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