1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places September 13, 1977.
Violet Oakley (June 10, 1874 – February 25, 1961) was an American artist. She was the first American woman to receive a public mural commission. During the first quarter of the twentieth century, she was renowned as a pathbreaker in mural decoration, a field that had been exclusively practiced by men. Oakley excelled at murals and stained glass designs that addressed themes from history and literature in Renaissance-revival styles.(read more...)
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National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/77001188