The timeline shows how the plan was shared inside the Postal Service while it was kept secret from everyone else.
During the 1930s and 40s, under the New Deal, the United States Government commissioned over 1,100 murals for the embellishment of post offices nationwide. Wisconsin received 35 of these murals. A new book, Wisconsin Post Office Murals, by David W. Gates Jr., shows and tells the elusive and often overlooked story of their existence. The book follows on Gates’ earlier guidebook … Read More