New Deal/WPA Art in Atlantic City, New Jersey
These Post Office murals were funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Atlantic City, NJ Post
Images courtesy of the USPS
Photographs taken by Ira Youtie.
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz
Thanks to Jimmy Emerson who contributed the photographs.
Look for photographs of Post Office exteriors at the Post Mark Collectors Club (PMCC) Post Office photo page: http://www.postmarks.org/photos
© 2006 Nancy Lorance
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