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"Lillian Nordica"

Post Office Relief – Farmington ME

Date added: August 19, 2012

The historic post office in Farmington, Maine houses an example of New Deal artwork: a Treasury of Fine Arts-commissioned wooden relief entitled “Lillian Nordica.” Created by Hetty Beatty, the work was installed in the post office lobby in 1938. “Nordica… read more

Post Office – Farmington ME

Date added: August 19, 2012

The historic post office in Farmington, Maine was constructed between 1935 and 1936 with federal Treasury Department funds. The building, which houses an example of New Deal artwork inside, is still in use today.

"A Letter"

Post Office Relief – Fairfield ME

Date added: August 19, 2012

The historic post office in Fairfield, Maine houses an example of New Deal artwork:a bas relief entitled “A Letter,” completed and installed by Joseph Walter in 1939.

"Ellsworth, Lumber Port"

Post Office (former) Mural – Ellsworth ME

Date added: August 18, 2012

New Deal mural entitled “Ellsworth, Lumber Port” was painted in 1938 by Alzira Peirce for the old Ellsworth post office. It currently hangs in the city hall.

Post Office Mural – Dover-Foxcroft ME

Date added: August 18, 2012

The Dover-Foxcroft post office features this mural, “River Driving”, by Barrie Barstow Greenbie (1920-1988). Greenbie was trained at the Corcoran School of Art in New York, and this was his first job.  Painted in 1940, it made Greenbie possibly the youngest artist… read more

Dexter Maine Post Office

Post Office – Dexter ME

Date added: August 18, 2012

The Post Office in Dexter ME was built in 1939 wit the support of the Treasury Department.

Deer Isle Bridge

Deer Isle Bridge – Deer Isle ME

Date added: December 12, 2011

"This toll bridge crosses Eggemoggin Reach and connects Deer Isle with the mainland. It is about 25 miles southeast of Belfast by road and about the same distance southwest of Ellsworth. It replaces a ferry communication which was antiquated and… read more

Town Hall, Berwick, Maine

Town Hall – Berwick ME

Date added: December 12, 2011

“A bequest of securities was made to the town which was intended to provide funds for the building. Due to a decrease in the value of these securities it was necessary to obtain P.W.A. aid, and even with this aid… read more