New Deal/WPA Art in Kaukauna, Wisconsin

Most of the post office works of art were funded under the Treasury Department's Section commissions. Those works that were created using TRAP funds are so indicated. Although the WPA funded the construction of post office buildings, the artwork was not WPA but was usually produced under the Section or TRAP programs.

Kaukauna, WI Post Office
"A. Grignon Trading with the Indians" - oil on canvas
by Vladimir Rousseff (1938)

Photograph thanks to Deb at KASD.

This mural is still in the old Post Office building which
is now being used by the Kaukauna Area School District office

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.

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