Franklin Street Station Post Office – Chapel Hill NC

Description

Constructed in 1937 as the Chapel Hill’s main post office, the historic Franklin Street Station post office was constructed with Treasury Department funds. The building, which houses an example of New Deal artwork, is still in use today.

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Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 13, 2015.

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Location Info


179 East Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Coordinates: 35.914416, -79.053203

One comment on “Franklin Street Station Post Office – Chapel Hill NC

  1. The post office was actually built in 1917, but renovated by the WPA in the 1930s.

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