Customs Building – Hilo HI

Description

The U.S. Customs facility located just north of Kalanianaole Ave on the west side of Kuhio St. was constructed with federal funds administered by the Public Buildings Administration of the Federal Works Agency. The building, then called the “Customs Warehouse,” was dedicated on Aug. 30, 1941.

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 121-BS: Records of the Public Buildings Service: Completion views of federal buildings (prints) alphabetically by state and thereunder by city, to 1966; Box 20.

Hawaii mainichi, Hilo, Hawaii, August 30, 1941 (pg. 1)
https://evols.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/10524/48907/1/HmvXXXVno9038.pdf

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 6, 2017.

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Location Info


Kuhio St.
Hilo, HI

Coordinates: 19.728034, -155.054152

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