Gwen B. Giles Station Post Office – St. Louis MO

Description

The historic Gwen B. Giles Station post office—also known as Wellston Station (prior to a Congressional renaming)—in St. Louis, Missouri, was constructed with federal Treasury Department funds between 1936 and 1937. The building, which houses a New Deal mural inside, is still in use today.

Source notes

Park and Markowitz, Democratic Vistas, Post Offices and Public Art in the New Deal, 1984.

Project originally submitted by Charles Swaney on January 11, 2013.

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Location Info


1409 Hamilton Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63112

Coordinates: 38.671215, -90.284100

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