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Inquire Within Mural

Inquire Within Mural

In 1985, Hedy Melvin painted Inquire Within on this wall located at 10th and Cherry Streets. The request for the mural came from the restaurant owners who occupied the building space at the time.


Tags: African-American, Arts & Culture, Public Art

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