Uptown Post Office – Chicago IL

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The historic Uptown Station post office in Chicago, Illinois was constructed in 1939 with federal Treasury Department funds. The building is still in service and houses an example of New Deal artwork.

Source notes

Personal visit on 1/03/2012 and 10/10/2015 by David, Post Office Fans
Illinois New Deal Post Office List (www.postofficefans.com)
Democratic Vistas: Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal: [Hardcover] Marlene Park, Gerald E. Markowitz
A Guide to Depression Era Art in Illinois Post Offices: [Pamphlet] Mary Emma Thompson, PH. D.

Project originally submitted by Post Office Fans on February 21, 2016.

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Location Info


4850 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60640

Coordinates: 41.970493, -87.659979

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