Post Office Mural – Chatham VA

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

The historic post office in Chatham, Virginia houses an example of New Deal artwork: an oil-on-canvas mural entitled “Harvest Season in Southern Virginia.” The Treasury Section of Fine Arts commissioned the work, which was created by Carson Davenport, which was completed and installed in the post office lobby in 1938.

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http://www.wpamurals.com/virginia.htm

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 13, 2015.

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Location Info


31 S. Main St.
Chatham, VA 24531

Coordinates: 36.82520, -79.39800

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