Chesterfield Post Office Historical

Chesterfield Post Office Historical (HM1XSN)

Location: Chesterfield, SC 29709 Chesterfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 44.141', W 80° 5.093'

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This post office, built in 1937-38, is one of several New Deal-era post offices in S.C. designed by the Public Works Division of the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Its architecture, a restrained version of the Colonial Revival style, is typical of later New Deal-era post offices. It also included offices for the county extension agent and county home demonstration agent, under the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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This post office features Bruno Mankowski's 1939 sculpture "The Farmer's Letter," a plaster relief commissioned by the Section of Fine Arts of the U.S. Department of the Treasury. The section commissioned art in many New Deal-era public buildings, including 13 murals and 3 sculptures in S.C. Mankowski intended his sculpture to highlight the relationship between the people and their government.
Year Placed2013
Placed ByThe Town of Chesterfield
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Date Added Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 583774 N 3844113
Decimal Degrees34.73568333, -80.08488333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 44.141', W 80° 5.093'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 44' 8.46" N, 80° 5' 5.58" W
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Area Code(s)843
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-298 SC-9 Business, Chesterfield SC 29709, US
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