Post Office (former) – Lexington TN

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This former Lexington Tennessee Post Office was built by the Treasury Department in 1937. It now houses the Beech River Heritage Museum and still contains a New Deal mural “The Progress of Power.”

Source notes

Personal visit on 3/30/2013 and 12/23/2014 by David, Post Office Fans
Tennessee Post Office Mural Guidebook, Tennessee Post Office Murals (www.postofficefans.com)
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal: [Hardcover]  Marlene Park, Gerald E. Markowitz
Tennessee Post Office Murals: Howard Hull
Beech River Heritage Museum

Project originally submitted by Post Office Fans on December 7, 2015.

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Location Info


26 S Broad St
Lexington, TN 38351

Coordinates: 35.650219, -88.3942912

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