Post Office Mural – Bridgeport OH

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

The lobby of the historic Bridgeport, Ohio post office houses an example of New Deal artwork: the oil-on-canvas painting ,”Ohio Harvest,” was created by Richard Kenah in 1940. It was a winner of the Treasury Department’s 48-State Post Office Competition.

Source notes

"The New Deal: A 75th Anniversary Celebration." Kathryn Flynn with Richard Polese.

Information and photo at: http://www.wpamurals.com/bridgept.htm

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 2, 2017.

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Location Info


300 South Lincoln Ave.
Bridgeport, OH 43912

Coordinates: 40.069597, -80.741057

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