New Deal/WPA Art in Ventura, California
These murals in the US Post Office, Ventura, CA were funded
by TRAP (Treasury Relief Art Project) and not the WPA.
Ventura, CA Post Office
Photographs taken by Shelly Heath
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 photograph and his website, the Post Marks Collectors Club (PMCC) at www.postmarks.org/photos.
© 2006 Nancy Lorance
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