Post Office – Whittier CA

Description

The New Deal post office building in Whittier, California, was constructed in 1935 with federal Treasury Department funds. It was designed by R. L. Warren, with Louis A. Simon, one of the Roosevelt Administration’s chief New Deal architects, serving as Supervising Architect. Neal A. Melick served as Supervising Engineer. The building, which houses an example of New Deal artwork, is still in service.

 

Source notes

http://ochistorical.blogspot.com/2009/07/huntington-beachs-main-st-post-office.html

Project originally submitted by Candi Nash on September 20, 2010.
Additional contributions by Roger McNitt.

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Location Info


6709 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601

Coordinates: 33.980824, -118.035028

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