New Deal/WPA Art in Forest, Mississippi
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Forest, MS Post
Image courtesy of the USPS
Photograph taken by William Pitts, The New Southern View
Article courtesy of The New Southern View
"Murals in the Post Office: Forest Loggers in Forest," from the Summer 2007 issue of The New Southern View Online Magaine - pdf copy
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz
© 2007 Nancy Lorance
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