Post Office Mural – Mount Hope WV

Description

The historic Mount Hope post office houses an example of New Deal artwork: the mural “Mining”, painted by Michael Lenson in 1942. The work was commissioned by the Treasury Section of Fine Arts.

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http://www.wpamurals.com/wvirgini.htm
http://www.flickr.com/photos/auvet/1055273895/in/photostream/
http://www.newdealartregistry.org/

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Location Info


415 Main St.
Mount Hope, WV 25880

Coordinates: 37.971644, -81.149221

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