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Ventura, CA New Deal Art

These murals in the US Post Office, Ventura, CA were funded by TRAP (Treasury Relief Art Project) and not the WPA.

New Deal/WPA Art in Ventura, California

Ventura, CA Post Office “Agriculture and Industries of Ventura” – oil on canvas by Gordon K. Grant (1938)

Photographs taken by Shelly Heath

Images courtesy of the USPS

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 photographs.