New Deal/WPA Art in Haleyville, Alabama
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Haleyville, AL Post Office
Images courtesy of the USPS
Restoration of the Haleyville
Post Office Mural:
The local Historical society is trying to raise funds to have the mural revealed. However they recently have been turned down for a grant. Anyone interested in adding to the fund can contact Librarian Carla Waldrep at the Haleyville Public Library, 205-486-7450.
Democratic Vistas:Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz
Thanks to Jimmy Emerson who contributed the photographs and information.
Check out the Post Mark Collectors Club (PMCC) Photo page at: http://www.postmarks.org/photos
© 2006 Nancy Lorance
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