Bronx New Deal - Photo #247 - Bronx General Post Office

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A closer view of the simple fašade of the Bronx General Post Office, 1934-37 by the Public Works Administration project, adorned with two limestone sculptures: Noah by Charles Rudy and The Letter by Henry Kreis of the US Treasury Department's Section of Painting and Sculpture (one of the lesser-known New Deal agencies).

The New Deal in NYC 1932-1943 | Frank da Cruz | fdc@columbia.edu