Post Office – Vandalia MO

Description

This New Deal Post Office in Vandalia was constructed with the help of New Deal funds circa 1936-37. The entry to the post office has three bas reliefs depicting the different forms of transportation used to deliver the mail including train, ship, and plane.

Source notes

Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry: http://www.newdealartregistry.org/
Save the Post Office: http://www.savethepostoffice.com/node/9867
Park and Markowitz. Democratic Vistas, Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal , 1984. 

Project originally submitted by Charles Swaney on August 15, 2013.

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Location Info


401 S. Main Street
Vandalia, MO

Coordinates: 39.3066444, -91.4854087

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