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El Paso, 6-18, 10AM

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

El Paso, 6-18, 10AM
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

El Paso, Tex., 1942

(97.106.1FW)

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

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; top image 4 x 5 in., bottom image 4 x 5 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink sketches of El Paso, Texas landscape at 10 AM and a street scene in Deming, New Mexico at 12:30 PM on June 18, 1942.
Top sketch of a rectangular building on flat area in right foreground with hills to left and receding to back into mountains. Drawing is on small sheet glued to larger sheet.
Bottom sketch of an street intersection in Deming with two story building on corner in center ; Deming Hotel on left. Roughly sketched trees in foreground. Drawing is on small sheet glued to larger sheet.
Drawing 97.106.1FX on verso of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on top image, bottom right corner: El Paso - 6-18 - 10AM. Written in black ink on bottom image, bottom: Deming New Mexico 12:30PM / 6-18-42. Written in black ink on bottom image, left: Deming Hotel. Written in pencil, bottom right corner: 4.

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