Southwark Station Post Office Murals – Philadelphia PA

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

Philadelphia’s historic Southwark Station post office contains two Section of Fine Arts murals by Robert E. Larter. The oil on canvas murals were painted in 1938 and entitled “Iron Plantation Near Southwark – 1800” and “Shipyards at Southwark – 1800.”

Source notes

http://www.newdealartregistry.org/renderartworks/SouthwarkBranchPostOffice/Philadelphia/PA/
http://www.wpamurals.com/pennsylv.htm

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 20, 2013.

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Location Info


925 Dickinson St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Coordinates: 39.930940, -75.160580

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