United States Post Office (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)

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U.S. Post Office
Williamsport Pennsylvania City Hall.jpg
City Hall, June 2007
United States Post Office (Williamsport, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
United States Post Office (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)
Location W. 4th St. between Government Pl. and West St., Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°14′24″N 77°0′23″W / 41.24000°N 77.00639°W / 41.24000; -77.00639Coordinates: 41°14′24″N 77°0′23″W / 41.24000°N 77.00639°W / 41.24000; -77.00639
Area less than one acre
Built 1888-1891
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 72001135[1]
Added to NRHP March 16, 1972

United States Post Office, now known as Williamsport City Hall, is a historic city hall located at Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1888 and 1891, and is a 2 1/2 to 3-story building, with a 2-story addition and 6-story tower. The exterior is faced with rough-faced gray limestone ashlar. It was designed by the Office of the Supervising Architect under the direction of William A. Freret (1833–1911).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Diana Steck Waite (September 1971). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: U.S. Post Office" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-16.