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Title
[Artist O. C. Malmquist working on a clay model for statue 'Phoenix' to be place atop the Tower of the Sun, Golden Gate International Exposition on Treasure Island]
Contributor
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Contributing Institution
San Francisco Public Library
Collection
San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Permission to use this image must be obtained from the San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library: www.sfpl.org/permissions.
Description
Folder: S.F. Fairs-G.G.I.E.-Art-Phoenix (Malmquist).
Permission to use this image must be obtained from the San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library: www.sfpl.org/permissions.
Written on back: "FLAMING PHOENIX FOR WORLD'S FAIR TOWER-Sculptor O. C. Malmquist is shown at work on a half-size scale model of the 20-foot Phoenix, symbolizing San Francisco, that will seemingly rise from flames atop the 400-foot Tower of the Sun at next year's Golden Gate International Exposition on Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay. The finished work will be in brass-colored metal. This is a clay model. (GOLDEN GATE INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION) 8-30-A
FOR ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF THIS SUBJECT, PLEASE CONTACT THE SAN FRANCISCO HISTORY CENTER.
Type
image
Extent
1 photographic print : 10 x 8 in.
Language
Eng
Subject
Fairs--California--San Francisco
Fairs--G.G.I.E.--Art--Phoenix (Malmquist)
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Place
California
San Francisco

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