Post Office – Richfield Springs NY

Description

The historic post office building in Richfield Springs, New York, “was built in 1941-1942, and is one of a number of post offices in New York State designed by the Office of the Supervising Architect of the Treasury Department, Louis A. Simon. It is one story, five bay building with a granite clad foundation, brick facades laid in common bond and limestone trim. The roof is surmounted by an octagonal cupola with metal window tracery and a decorative iron weathervane. The building displays Colonial Revival style details. The interior features an untitled 1942 mural by artist John W. Taylor depicting a local landscape.[2] It is located within the East Main Street Historic District.”

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Post_Office_%28Richfield_Springs,_New_York%29

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Location Info


152 Main St.
Richfield Springs, NY 13439

Coordinates: 42.853332, -74.984564

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