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Ames, IA Post Office Art

This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA.

Ames, IA Post Office

“Evolution of Corn” – oil on canvas
Lowell Houser (1938)

The artist, Lowell Houser, was born 1903 in Chicago, IL. He taught in Iowa during the 1940s.

Photographs taken by Postal Supervisor

Images courtesy of the USPS
WPA Art in Hamburg, Iowa