New Deal/WPA Art in Ripley, West Virginia
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Ripley, WV Post
Image courtesy of the USPS
Photograph taken by Ed Hacala
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal
by Marlene Park & Gerald E. Markowitz
Thanks to Jimmy Emerson who sent the photograph!
Look for photographs of Post Office exteriors at the Post Mark Collectors Club (PMCC) Post Office photo page: http://www.postmarks.org/photos
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