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  • Charleston, MO New Deal Art

    Charleston, MO Post Office New Deal/WPA Art in Charleston, Missouri “Harvest” – oil on canvas by Joe Jones (1939) Photo taken by Rose Lane, Post Master Image courtesy of the USPS

     
  • Canton, 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 Canton, Missouri Canton, MO Post Office “Winter Landscape” – mural Jessie Hull Mayer (1940) Image courtesy

     
  • Bethany, 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 Bethany, Missouri Bethany, MO Post Office “Time Out” – oil on canvas Joseph P. Vorst (1942)

     
  • Jeff City MO

    Jefferson City, Missouri Murals of Thomas Hart Benton Although these murals are not actually WPA murals, the beauty and style of the Thomas Hart Benton murals in the Missouri State Capitol make them a significant example of New Deal artwork.

     
  • Missouri New Deal Art

    Post Office Artwork and WPA Art in 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