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  • Windsor, MO 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 Windsor, Missouri Images courtesy of the USPS Windsor, MO Post Office “Agriculture & Varied Industries” –

     
  • Union, MO 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 Union, Missouri Union, MO Post Office “Aspects of Rural Missouri” – fresco James Penney (1941) Image

     
  • Sullivan, MO 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 Sullivan, Missouri Sullivan, MO Post Office “Saturday Afternoon on Main Street” – oil on canvas Lawrence

     
  • Saint Genevieve, MO WPA Art

    “La Gui-Annee” by Martyl Schweig (1942) – oil on canvas Photo taken by PM Michael J. Cook – February 2004

     
  • Pleasant Hill, Missouri New Deal Art

    In 1939, an oil on canvas mural entitled “Back Home: April 1865″ done by Tom Lea was installed in the Pleasant Hill, Missouri US Post Office. The artist, Tom Lea, captured the devastation brought down upon the Missouri countryside by

     
  • Marceline, MO New Deal Art

    New Deal/WPA Art in Marceline, Missouri 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. Images

     
  • Jackson, MO WPA 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

     
  • Fredericktown, MO New Deal Art

    New Deal/WPA Art in Fredericktown, Missouri Fredericktown, MO Post Office “The Lead Belt” – oil on canvas by James B. Turnbull (1939) Images courtesy of the USPS

     
  • Eldon, MO 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 Eldon, Missouri Eldon, MO Post Office “Picnic, Lake of the Ozarks” – mural Frederick Shane (1941)

     
  • Clinton, MO 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 Clinton, Missouri Clinton, MO Post Office “Coon Hunt” – oil on canvas Richard Haines (1942) Images