PBS NewsHour

San Francisco's Famed Coit Tower Murals in Peril Due to...

Clip: 01/18/2012 | 7m 3s

In San Francisco's Coit Tower, historic murals by 25 significant artists depicting life in California in the early 1930s have fallen into disrepair for a variety of reasons, including a lack of security, funding problems and the city's famous fog. Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on efforts to preserve the famed frescoes.

Aired: 01/18/12

Rating: NR

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