Long Beach Veterans

Art Mortimer

This mural is a tribute to Long Beach veterans in the U.S. Armed Services. It is painted on the side of a building facing Houghton Park in North Long Beach on the corner of Atlantic Avenue and Harding Street. The 21′ x 108′ mural depicts historical images of Long Beach veterans of many conflicts, from the Civil War through Iraq, as well as medals honoring veterans for bravery and service. These images are arrayed against a patriotic banner flowing the length of the wall.

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Artist(s)

Additional Artist Details Assisted by three Volunteer Assistants

Type of Art

Year Completed

Council District

Partner Initiative

Neighborhood

Status

Active

Commissioned By

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Budget

$25,000

Funding Source(s)

CDBG, PRM, RDA

Business Improvement District

Accession Number

50

Long Beach Veterans

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Address 6190 Atlantic Avenue Long Beach, CA (get directions)

GPS Coordinates 33.8672, -118.1849

Location Name 99 Cent Outlet Plus Pet Supply

Location DescriptionLocated on the side of the 99 Cent building on Harding Street

Long Beach Transit Bus Routes

Dimensions21 ft x 108 ft

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