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McDonough, GA New Deal Art

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

New Deal/WPA Art in McDonough, Georgia

McDonough, GA Post Office
“Cotton Gin Mill” – oil on canvas
Jean Charlot (1941)
(This building is now the Henry County Courthouse Annex.)

Image courtesy of the USPS

Reference Source:
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!