Compton past, present and future, Compton, 1995. Compton MetroRail Blue Line Station, exterior platform, Willowbrook Avenue at Compton Boulevard, Compton. These murals, mounted above the platform benches, examine the history of Compton with particular emphasis on the arrival of the various ethnic groups that have contributed to the character of the city. Included are a Native American, Spanish, Mestizo, Samoan, and African American. A tile mural at the station's entrance, designed by 11 local hish school students, portrays the musical traditions of each major ethnic group in Compton. The colums contain images of women and children and statements by residents of Compton. Ceramic tile, 6 panels (4' x 14' each), 2 triangular colums (8' x 2'), entry mural, 4' x 30'), by Eva Cockcroft. Sponsored by MTA Art Program. -- Dunitz, Street gallery, rev. 2nd ed., p. 236, #31.