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  • Eldorado Post Office

    William Schwartz – 1937 “Mining in Illinois” Eldorado, Illinois Post Office

     
  • Elmhurst, IL Post Office

    New Deal/WPA Art in Elmhurst, Illinois Elmhurst, IL Post Office “There Was Vision” by George Melville Smith (1937) oil on canvas mural

     
  • Flora Illinois Post office

    New Deal/WPA Art in Flora, Illinois – 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

     
  • Forest Park, Illinois Post Office

    This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA. Forest Park, IL Post Office Art “The White Fawn” mural Miriam McKinnie (Hofmeier) (1940) The photograph was taken and contributed

     
  • Post Office Galesburg, Il

    US Post Office 476 E. Main Street Galesburg, Illinois The post office in Galeburg, Illinois has a fabulous oil on canvas mural that stretches across the width of the lobby. It was done by Aaron Bohrod and is entitled “Breaking

     
  • Hamilton Il Post Office

    New Deal/WPA Art in Hamilton, Illinois 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

     
  • Herrin, IL Post Office

    New Deal/WPA Art in Herrin, Illinois – Most of the Post Office works of art were funded through commissions under the Treasury Department’s Section of Painting and Sculpture (later known as The Section of Fine Arts) and not the WPA.

     
  • Homewood, Il Post Office

    New Deal/WPA Art in Homewood, Illinois – This Post Office mural was funded by the Section of Fine Arts under the Treasury Department and not the WPA. Thanks to Ramona Gibbs, who contributed the above photograph. Ms. Gibbs is the

     
  • Lemont, Il Post Office

    The post office in Lemont, Illinois has an oil on canvas mural in the lobby. It was done by Charles Turzak and installed in 1938. The title is: “Canal Boats” in reference to the fact that Lemont was a towpath

     
  • Downers Grove Post office

    In the Downers Grove, Illinois Post Office there is an oil on canvas mural by Elizabeth Tracy. It is entitled “Chicago, Railroad Center of the Nation” and was installed in 1940. Elizabeth Tracy was born on June 5, 1911 in