East Texas Oil Museum Murals – Kilgore TX

Description

The museum contains four murals by Xavier Gonzalez: “Pioneer Saga,” “Music of the Plains,” “Contemporary Youth” and “Drilling for Oil.” They were painted with Treasury Section of Fine Arts funds in 1941 and moved from the post office to the East Texas Oil Museum in 1999.

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Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry: http://www.newdealartregistry.org/

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Location Info


Hwy 259 at Ross Street
Kilgore, TX 75662

Location notes: Main lobby

Coordinates: 32.37728, -94.86904

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