Church’s historic mural whitewashed, to dismay of preservationists

The mural had been painted on the old brick church in 1972, in an era of social revolution, by an African-American artist named William Walker, a Chicagoan known as the father of the urban art movement. It was radical in its day, a depiction of men and women as peers, members of different religions as allies, people of different races as friends.

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