New Deal/WPA Art in Forest Hills,
Queens, New York City

Post Office New Deal Artwork

Most of the Post Office works of art were funded through commissions under the Treasury Department's Section of Painting and Sculpture (later known as The Section of Fine Arts) and not the WPA.

Forest Hills Station Post Office
New York City, Queens
"Spirit of Communication" - terra-cotta relief
by Sten Jacobson (1938)

Photograph contributed by Hans Nohldén

All murals depicted on this site are used with permission
of the United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.

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