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Amory, MS New Deal Art

Most of the post office works of art were funded under the Treasury Department’s Section commissions. Those works that were created using TRAP funds are so indicated. Although the WPA funded the construction of post office buildings, the artwork was not WPA but was usually produced under the Section or TRAP programs. Unless indicated, works of art are located in the US Post Office building.

New Deal/WPA Art in Amory, Mississippi

The Amory, MS Post Office was built in 1936. It contains a mural entitled “Amory in 1889″ painted in 1939 by John McCrady