Las Vegas Post Office and Courthouse
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U.S. Post Office and Courthouse
Street view of the building
|Location||300 E. Stewart Ave.
Las Vegas, Nevada
|Architect||James A. Wetmore|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||83001108|
|Added to NRHP||February 10, 1983|
The building was erected between 1931 and 1933, opening on November 27, 1933. It served as a post office, and as a court house of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada.
The building was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on February 10, 1983. The building remained an active post office for several more years.
The building was restored and renovated into the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement in February 2012.
- Las Vegas Downtown Post Office (from the UNLV Architecture Studies Library)
- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) No. NV-39, "United States Post Office & Court House, 300 East Steward Avenue, Las Vegas, Clark County, NV", 54 photos, 10 photo caption pages