Weber Days: The Jefferson Hotel and the Murals of Mildred Pelzer

Mildred Pelzer's mural, "Raildroad Arrives" is on loan to ICPL during renovation at Longfellow Elementary School. Sean Ulmer, executive director of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, presents a lecture on Pelzer's Jefferson Hotel murals. J. Patrick White, organizer of the loan, and Chris Pisarik, principal of Longfellow Elementary, also speak.

Weber Days is a series of local history programs and events honoring the memory and work of Iowa City historian, Irving B. Weber.

Recorded on May 24, 2017 at the Iowa City Public Library.

Local History