Jose Aceves Mural – Borger TX

Description

A Treasury Department Section of Fine Arts-sponsored mural titled “Big City News” was by Jose Aceves and installed in the lobby of the old Borger, Texas post office in 1939. The mural, which measures 4′ x 9′,  is now housed in the nearby Hutchinson County Museum.

 

Source notes

http://www.texasescapes.com/TexasArt/Borger-Texas-Post-Office-Mural-Big-City-News.htm
http://www.wpamurals.com/BorgerTX.htm

National Archives Record Group 121-GA: Records of the Public Building Service
Prints – Photographs of Paintings and Sculptures Commissioned by the Sect. of Fine Arts, 1934-1943
Box 1: Jose Aceves, Borger, TX folder.

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Location Info


618 North Main Street
Borger, TX 79007

Coordinates: 35.6719201, -101.38985539999999

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