Post Office – Claremont CA

Description

The post office in Claremont, California was constructed by the federal Treasury Department in 1935-36.  The design is Spanish (or Mexican) Revival, which was very popular in Southern California at the time.

The Claremont post office houses a very large New Deal mural.  It is still in use today.

Source notes

Photos by Jordan McAlister at:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/4239286172/in/set-72157623104526336/

Project originally submitted by Shaina Potts on March 3, 2010.
Additional contributions by Richard Walker.

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Location Info


140 North Harvard Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711

Coordinates: 34.095053, -117.716416

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