Post Office – West New York NJ

Description

“The West New York post office, designed under supervising architect Louis Simon of the U.S. Department of Treasury and finished in 1939, exemplifies the growing popularity in the U.S. of modern architectural trends over traditional Classicism. … [T]he building retains its original exterior and a fluted frieze.”  (On site historical marker)

Source notes

Hudson County Historical Marker
Post office cornerstone
http://www.wpamurals.com/newjersy.htm

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 7, 2014.

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Location Info


5415 Bergenline Ave.
West New York, NJ 07093

Coordinates: 40.78541430000001, -74.0189853

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