Post Office Mural – Helper UT

City:
Helper, UT

Site Type:
Art Works, Murals

New Deal Agencies:
Arts Programs, Treasury Section of Fine Arts (TSFA)

Started:
1941

Completed:
1941

Artist:
Jenne Magafan

Quality of Information:
Very Good

Marked:
Yes

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

The mural “Western Town” by Jenne Magafan was painted in 1941 under the Treasury Section of Fine Arts and was a winner of the Treasury Section’s 48-State Post Office mural competition. The mural is 25.5 x 43.5 feet and painted with oil-on-fiberboard.   It sits at the south end of the post office lobby and remains in pristine condition. 

Source notes

"The New Deal: A 75th Anniversary Celebration." Kathryn Flynn with Richard Polese.

www.flickr.com

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Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry

Location Info


45 South Main St.
Helper, UT 84526

Location notes:

Coordinates: 39.687939, -110.85453

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