New Deal/W.P.A. Art in Thomaston, Connecticut
Most of the post office works of art were funded under the TreasuryDepartment's
Section commissions. Those works that were created using TRAPfunds are
so indicated. Although the WPA funded the construction of postoffice buildings,
the artwork was not WPA but was usually produced underthe Section or TRAP
Photograph taken by JohnFlint.
Many thanks to Jimmy Emerson who contributed the photograph.
If you want to view the exterior of a certain post office, check out the Post Mark Collectors Club (PMCC) Photo page at: http://www.postmarks.org/photos
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