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El Paso Texas, 9:30

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

El Paso Texas, 9:30
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

United States, 1942

(97.106.1FU)

Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; top image 3.875 x 5 in., bottom image 3.875 x 5 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink rough sketches of city of El Paso, Texas.
Top sketch of tall buildings of El Paso. Stairs visible on left. Hotel sign on right.
Bottom sketch depicting a couple widely spaced buildings in foreground and cityscape in background with smokestacks. Truck in foreground ; tower on left.
Drawing 97.106.1FV on recto of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on top image, top: El Paso Texas / 9:30. Written in black ink on bottom image, top: El Paso Texas / 6-18-42 / 9:45 AM. Written in pencil, bottom left corner: 3.

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