New Deal/WPA Art in Spencer, West Virginia
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Image courtesy of the USPS
Photograph taken by Diana Odom, Postmaster.
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz
Thanks to Jimmy Emerson who contributed the photograph!
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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