Main Post Office

Main Post Office (HMK34)

Location: San Jose, CA 95113 Santa Clara County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 20.276', W 121° 53.518'

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This beautiful building was designed by Ralph Wyckoff to house San Jos?'s Main Post Office. It was built as a W.P.A. project in 1933 and is a prime example of Depression-Era federal construction. The terra cotta work on the building's exterior is particularly fine. Although the Main Post Office has since been moved, this building continues to serve as the downtown branch post office.
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HM NumberHMK34
Series This marker is part of the Postal Mail and Philately series, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series.
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Placed ByCity of San Jose
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 8:13am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 598152 N 4132937
Decimal Degrees37.33793333, -121.89196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 20.276', W 121° 53.518'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 20' 16.56" N, 121° 53' 31.08" W
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Area Code(s)408, 650
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 105-155 N 1st St, San Jose CA 95113, US
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