New Deal/WPA Art in Chatham, Virginia
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Chatham, VA Post
Image courtesy of the USPS
Photograph taken by Jimmy Emerson
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 and his website, the Post Marks Collectors Club (PMCC) at www.postmarks.org/photos.
© 2006 Nancy Lorance
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