United States Post Office (Painted Post, New York) facts for kids
US Post Office-Painted Post
U.S. Post Office, Painted Post, New York, October 2009
|Location||135 N. Hamilton St., Painted Post, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Simon, Louis A.; Jones, Amy|
|Architectural style||Colonial Revival|
|MPS||US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR|
|NRHP reference No.||88002395|
|Added to NRHP||May 11, 1989|
US Post Office-Painted Post is a historic post office building located at Painted Post in Steuben County, New York. It was designed in 1937 and built in 1937-1938 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 a one story, three bay structure clad in red brick in the Colonial Revival style. The interior features a 1939 mural by Amy Jones titled "Recording the Victory" and depicting a Revolutionary War scene.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.
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