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Appreciating America's Overlooked, Forgotten, and Discarded Post Office Murals.

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Chiseled into gray granite of the James A. Farley Building, the main post office in New York City, are the words: “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” So far during this pandemic, post offices have remained opened to serve the people throughout the country, though they are beginning to buckle under the strain.

Read more on Atlas Obscura:

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/post-office-murals

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