Post Office – Beaufort NC

Description

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.

Source notes

http://www.savethepostoffice.com/node/9867

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Location Info

701 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516

Coordinates: 34.715244, -76.662005

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