Post Office (former) Mural (missing) – Willoughby OH

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

The historic former post office building in Willoughby, Ohio housed an example of New Deal artwork: “White Man’s First Sight of Lake Erie” by Sterling B. Smeltzer. The work was commissioned by the federal Treasury Section of Fine Arts and completed in 1938. Unfortunately, the whereabouts of the mural are presently unknown.

Source notes

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

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on September 15, 2015.

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Location Info


38029 Third Street
Willoughby, OH 44094

Coordinates: 41.641864, -81.408459

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