Patricia Arack
Tina Martn


The Diego Rivera Mural of Pan American Unity



Look at an outline of the figures in the mural. In which panel or panels (1-5) do the following people, place, or thing appear in?
Write 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 before each component. In some cases, you’ll write two numbers.

2, 3   1. Diego Rivera
___   2. Washington, Jefferson, and
            Lincoln
___   3. Netzahualcoyotl
___   4. Helen Crlenkovich
___   5. Dudley Carter
___   6. Mounts Ixtaccihuatl and
            Popocatepetl
___   7. Mounts Lassen and Shasta
___   8. Stalin, Hitler, and Mussolini
___   9. Frida Kahlo
___ 10. Frank Lloyd Wright
___ 11. A cigar store Indian
___ 12. Timothy Pflueger
___ 13. Quetzalcoatl
___ 14. The Bay Bridge
___ 15. Coatlicue
___ 16. Boliva, Hidalgo, and Morelos
___ 17. Henry Ford, Thomas Edison,
            Samuel Morse, and Robert Fulton
___ 18. Emmy Lou Packard
___ 19. Charlie Chaplin
___ 20. A “Forty-niner” panning for gold
___ 21. Alcatraz Island
___ 22. Treasure Island
___ 23. A giant wooden screw
            for a wine press
___ 24. Paulette Goddard
___ 25. Mardonio Magana



Try to answer these questions:


  1. How are panels 1 and 5 connected or "balanced"?


  2. How are panels 2 and 4 connected or "balanced"?


  3. How are parts of panel 3 connected with one another?


  4. What year was the mural painted?


  5. Name at least two "events" that were going on at that time.




  6. Name two famous people painted into the mural.




  7. Explain at least three ways that this mural is connected with City College of SF.