Post Office Mural – Rugby ND

Description

Medium: oil on canvas

Section of Fine Arts mural entitled “Rugby, the Geographical Center of North America.” The work was painted by Kenneth Callahan and completed and installed in 1943. According to the project’s contract, dated May 28, 1942, Mr. Callahan was to be paid $850 for his efforts.

Source notes

http://www.wpamurals.com/ndakota.htm
http://www.flickr.com/photos/auvet/3617673603/

National Archives Record Group 121, Entry 133: Case Files Concerning Embellishments of Federal Buildings, Box 65, Rugby, ND folder.

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Location Info


205 2nd St.
Rugby, ND 58368

Location notes: Lobby

Coordinates: 48.368696, -99.994300

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