If it had not been for these things, I might have lived out my life
talking at streetcorners to scorning men.
I might have died unknown, unmarked, a failure. This is our
career and our triumph.
Never in our full life could we hope to do such work for
Tolerance, For Justice, For
Man’s understanding of man as now we do by accident.
our lives -our pains
The taking of our lives - lives of a good shoemaker
and a poor fish-peddler -
That last moment belongs to us -
That agony is our
au verso :
SACCO - VANZETTI MURAL
by Ben Shahn
Syracuse, New York 13210
The 12 x 60 ft. marble and enamel mosaic depicts events of the sensational trial and execution of Nicola Sacco and Barlolomeo Vanzetti in the 1920’s.
Designed and executed in Chartres, France, il was transported to the east wall of Huntington B. Crouse Hall on the campus.
Ektachrome by Bob Wyer, Delhi, N.Y. All rights reserved.
Pub. by Bob Wyer Photo Cards, Delhi, N.Y.