Post Office – Okemah OK

Description

The post office in Okemah was completed in 1938 with funds provided by the Treasury Department. It is also the site of Walter Richard “Dick” West’s 1941 mural, “Grand Council of 1842,” completed with funds provided by the federal government and viewable in the lobby.

 

Source notes

Park and Markowitz, Democratic Vistas, Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal, 1984.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/courthouselover/4198274509/in/photostream/
http://www.savethepostoffice.com/node/9867

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Project originally submitted by Charles Swaney on February 13, 2013.

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Location Info


418 West Broadway
Okemah, OK 74859

Coordinates: 35.431553, -96.305054

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