Bronx New Deal - Photo #752 - Richard Green Junior High School 113

Richard R. Green Middle School (Junior High School 113). In the 1930s this was Olinville Junior High School. It was constructed during the 1930s with Public Works Administration funds[1]. The school contains a pair of large New Deal paintings: Industry and Farming by Edna Hershman (see next page). I'll see if I can get access to photograph them.


  1. JHS 113 Richard R. Green School - Bronx NY (Evan Kalish): National Archives Record Group 135-SAR, Box 14: New York State, Folder 1: Schools, PWA Docket No. NY 1180.
  2. New Deal/WPA Art in Bronx, New York at “Edna Hershman, Industry and Farming, 1941, 2 oil on canvas panels, 151100 inches.”
  3. Edna Hershman, ca. 1938, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.