Beaufort, NC post officeNational Archives: Record Group 121-BS: Records of the Public Buildings Service: Completion views of federal buildings (prints) alphabetically by state and thereunder by city, to 1966; Box 64. Scanned and processed by Evan Kalish.
The historic post office in Beaufort, North Carolina was constructed in 1938 with federal Treasury Department funds. It is home to four New Deal murals by Simka Simkhovitch—”Criss Wright,” “Goose Decoys,” “Mail to Cape Lookout,” and “Sand Ponies”—all painted in 1940 for the Treasury Section of Fine Arts.
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