United States Post Office (Knickerbocker Station)

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United States Post Office
Knickerbocker Station
Knickerbocker Post Office, April 2009
United States Post Office (Knickerbocker Station) is located in New York City
United States Post Office (Knickerbocker Station)
Location 130 East Broadway, Manhattan, New York City
Coordinates: 40°42′50.5″N 73°59′30.8″W / 40.714028°N 73.991889°W / 40.714028; -73.991889
Built 1935-37
Architect William Dewey Foster
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002362[1]
Added to NRHP May 11, 1989

The United States Post Office Knickerbocker Station, originally known as "Station B", is a historic post office building located on East Broadway in Manhattan, New York City. It was built in 1935-37, and designed by consulting architect William Dewey Foster for the Office of the Supervising Architect of the United States Department of the Treasury. The building is a two to three story, brick building with a mansard roof and granite trim in the Colonial Revival style. The main entrance features a three bay wide pavilion topped by a pediment.[2]

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