New Deal/WPA Art in Tuscumbia, Alabama
This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.
Tuscumbia, AL Post Office
Images courtesy of the USPS
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!
Look for photographs of Post Office exteriors at the Post Mark Collectors Club (PMCC) Post Office photo page: http://www.postmarks.org/photos
More information about the Alabama murals can be found at: www.alabamamoments.state.al.us/sec49det.html
© 2006 Nancy Lorance
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