Rodney Square Station Post Office Mural – Wilmington DE

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

“New Deal mural entitled “Landing of Swedes at The Rocks in Wilmington” painted in 1938 by Albert Pels. At the time it was painted, it hung behind the judge’s bench in the US Courtroom of the Wilmington Post Office and Courthouse building. With the construction of a new US Courthouse, the mural was removed to the Rodney Square Post Office in Wilmington.”

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http://www.ded.uscourts.gov/HistPage-Mural.htm
http://www.newdealartregistry.org/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/auvet/5616872241/in/photostream/
http://www.wpamurals.com/delaware.html

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Location Info


500 Delaware Ave.
Wilmington, DE 19801

Coordinates: 39.7481268, -75.551784

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