New Deal/WPA Art in Bethany, Missouri

This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.

Bethany, MO Post Office
"Time Out" - oil on canvas
Joseph P. Vorst (1942)

Images courtesy of the USPS

Thanks to my brother, Bob Lorance, for his "muraling" help!

Reference Source:
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz

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