World Sources of Food Mural, San Francisco
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoBrowns
N 37° 48.277 W 122° 25.942
10S E 549968 N 4184288
Quick Description: The Marina Boulevard Safeway store in San Francisco opened June 24, 1959 with formal ceremonies highlighted by the unveiling of four-panel mosaic murals created by internationally known San Francisco artist John Garth.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/27/2006 11:06:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMWKJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 65

Long Description:
The unique murals depict scenes of food that come from the four corners of the globe, and the ways in which the food is transported to their final destination at the "Marina Safeway" store. Over the span of one year, John Garth placed more than 150,000 bits of fine, colored glass from the historic cities of Italy and mosaic tile from Japan to create the extra ordinary murals.
City: San Francisco

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