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Catalog Number 2015.001.01041.2
Title Beniamino Bufano and David D. Bohannon Breaking Ground for Bufano's Studio at Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1960
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1960
Description Beniamino Bufano and David D. Bohannon Breaking Ground for Bufano's Studio at Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1960. Black and white negative of (left to right) sculptor Beniamino "Benny" Bufano, developer David D. Bohannon, San Mateo Mayor Hugh Wayne, and an unidentified Hillsdale executive breaking ground for Bufano's sculpture studio at Hillsdale Shopping Center. All four men are in suits and ties standing on a patch of dirt in front of a wooden structure. Bufano is holding a shovel in one hand. All four of the men are holding a large blueprint. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Mateo, CA
Event Ground Breaking Ceremony
People Bohannon, David
Wayne, Hugh
Bufano, Beniamino "Benny"
Subjects Artists' studios
Blueprints
Ground breaking ceremonies
Mayors
San Mateo
Sculpture
Shovels
Studios
Search Terms Bohannon, David
Bufano, Beniamino
Hillsdale Shopping Center
Sculpture
Wayne, Hugh
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association