United States Post Office (Cortland, New York)

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US Post Office-Cortland
UNITED STATES POST OFFICE CORTLAND, CORTLAND COUNTY.jpg
United States Post Office (Cortland, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Cortland, New York)
Location 88 Main St., Cortland, New York
Coordinates 42°35′54″N 76°10′51″W / 42.59833°N 76.18083°W / 42.59833; -76.18083Coordinates: 42°35′54″N 76°10′51″W / 42.59833°N 76.18083°W / 42.59833; -76.18083
Area less than one acre
Built 1915
Architect Wenderoth, Oscar; Ludins, Ryah
Architectural style Classical Revival, Neoclassical
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002475[1]
Added to NRHP November 17, 1988

US Post Office-Cortland is a historic post office building located at Cortland in Cortland County, New York. It was built in 1913-1915 and enlarged in 1940-1941. It is one of a number of post offices in New York State designed by the Office of the Supervising Architect of the Treasury Department, Oscar Wenderoth. It is a one story building with a brick foundation clad in granite with facades clad in coursed ashlar limestone in the Neoclassical style. The lobby features a wood relief by Ryah Ludins in 1942-1943 titled "Valley of the Seven Hills."[2]

Valley of the Seven Hills

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

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