United States Post Office (Frankfort, New York)

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US Post Office-Frankfort
United States Post Office (Frankfort, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Frankfort, New York)
Location E. Main St., Frankfort, New York
Coordinates 43°2′18″N 75°4′15″W / 43.03833°N 75.07083°W / 43.03833; -75.07083Coordinates: 43°2′18″N 75°4′15″W / 43.03833°N 75.07083°W / 43.03833; -75.07083
Area less than one acre
Built 1940
Architect Simon, Louis A.; Wein, Albert
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002512[1]
Added to NRHP May 11, 1989

US Post Office-Frankfort is a historic post office building located at Frankfort in Herkimer County, New York, United States. It was built in 1940-1941, 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. It is a one story, five bay, steel frame building on a raised foundation in the Colonial Revival style. It features a three bay central pavilion surmounted by a slate covered hipped roof. The interior features a 1942 wood relief by artist Albert Wein titled "Growth."[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

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