The 5′ x 14′ tempera-on-canvas mural entitled “Hog Raising,” located in the historic Caledonia post office, was completed by Edmund Lewandowski (1914-1998) in 1942 for the Treasury Section of Fine Arts. It depicts a farm scene of three men shoveling corn…read more
This mural entitled “On the River” by Edmund D. Lewandowski was painted in 1941. It was one of the 48-State post office mural competition winners. The title for this mural is mistakenly listed as “Threshing Grain” in several sources. It…read more
The historic Stoughton, Wisconsin post office houses an example of New Deal artwork: an oil-on-canvas mural entitled “Air Mail Service,” painted by Edmund D. Lewandowski in 1940. The work was commissioned by the Treasury Section of Fine Arts.