Post Office Mural – Tipton IN

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

The historic Tipton post office houses an example of New Deal artwork: “Indiana Farming,” a Section of Fine Arts post office mural completed by Donald M. Mattison in 1937. The size of the mural is 12′ x 7′ and the medium is oil on canvas.

Source notes

A Simple and Vital Design: The Story of the Indiana Post Office Murals by John C. Carlisle

Project originally submitted by Indiana Division of Historic Preservation/Nicole Cory on July 4, 2014.

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Location Info


203 East Jefferson Street
Tipton, IN 46072

Coordinates: 40.282108, -86.039217

One comment on “Post Office Mural – Tipton IN

  1. Visited this post office today and was impressed with the mural. The window clerk added details about it and was glad that I had come just to see it.

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