City Hall, 1940, Cuthbert

cuthbert ga city hall photograph copyright brian brown vanishing south georgia usa 2010

Cuthbert’s Mid-Century Modern City Hall was a project of the WPA, near the tail-end of funding for the New Deal agency.  It’s a quiet  landmark of governmental architecture and utilitarian design. The bell seen below lists the names of the committee members who oversaw its construction.

cuthbert ga city hall bell photograph copyright brian brown vanishing south georgia usa 2012

Cuthbert Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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2 responses to “City Hall, 1940, Cuthbert

  1. Pingback: Cuthbert City Hall, 1940 | Georgia in the Great Depression

  2. Harry G. Haisten

    A pity the double-door was later added.

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