MURAL LOCATOR
1428

Story of Rip Van Winkle, The

Mural Approximate Location:
New Haven Free Public Library 133 Elm Street New Haven, CT 06510

Artist:
Salvatore DeMaio

Photography By:
The City of New Haven Department of Cultural Affairs.

Description:
The story of Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving was published in 1819. Irving was America’s first “native” authors to gain acclaim in Europe. The story of Rip serves as a reminder to young adults to avoid harmful behaviors such as sleeping away your life.


Published: June 20, 2011 at 9:39 am

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