Post Office – Portales NM

Description

The historic post office in Portales, New Mexico was built during the Great Depression as a federal Public Works Administration (PWA) project, in 1936-7. Construction of the building is sometimes mis-attributed to the WPA. The post office, which houses an example of New Deal artwork, is still in service. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Source notes

https://npgallery.nps.gov/GetAsset/5bad77db-c0b1-4613-ac22-cf8d76431761

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Location Info


116 West 1st Street
Portales, NM 88130

Coordinates: 34.186309, -103.338073

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