United States Post Office (Canton, New York)

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US Post Office-Canton
US Post Office in Canton, New York.JPG
United States Post Office (Canton, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Canton, New York)
Location Park St., Canton, New York
Coordinates 44°35′43″N 75°10′11″W / 44.59528°N 75.16972°W / 44.59528; -75.16972Coordinates: 44°35′43″N 75°10′11″W / 44.59528°N 75.16972°W / 44.59528; -75.16972
Area less than one acre
Built 1936
Architect Simon, Louis A.; Margoulies, Berta, sculptor
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002469[1]
Added to NRHP November 17, 1988

US Post Office-Canton is a historic post office building located at Canton in St. Lawrence County, New York. It was designed and built in 1936-1937, 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. The building is in the Colonial Revival style and is a one story, nine bay steel framed structure clad in red brick in a trapezoidal shape. It features a multi-tiered cupola on its low hip roof. The interior features a relief sculpture executed in 1939 by Berta Margoulies.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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