Manual Labor, Clerical Labor and Delivery, U.S. Post Office, Somerville, Massachusettes

 
Manual Labor, Clerical Labor and Delivery, U.S. Post Office, Somerville, Massachusettes
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  • Title :     Manual Labor, Clerical Labor and Delivery, U.S. Post Office, Somerville, Massachusettes
  • Artist:     Hollis Holbrook Designer
  • Accession:     TD1990.266.1
  • Country:     United States Boston Massachusetts
  • Date:     1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 25-5/8 67 2, Centimeters 65.1 170.2 5.1
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Figurative , Laborers/Workers , Public Works , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1990.266.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Paintings and Sculpture~WPA and the New Deal
Description:
Oil on canvas mural study mounted on board depicting the handling of mail by the postal system from the receiving at the post office to the delivery at the home.