United States Post Office (Corning, New York)

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US Post Office-Corning
U.S. Post Office Corning NY Nov 10.JPG
U.S. Post Office, November 2010
United States Post Office (Corning, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Corning, New York)
Location 129 Walnut St., Corning, New York
Coordinates 42°8′34″N 77°3′28″W / 42.14278°N 77.05778°W / 42.14278; -77.05778Coordinates: 42°8′34″N 77°3′28″W / 42.14278°N 77.05778°W / 42.14278; -77.05778
Area less than one acre
Built 1908
Architect US Treasury Dept.; Taylor, James Knox
Architectural style Classical Revival, Neoclassical
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002474[1]
Added to NRHP November 17, 1988

US Post Office-Corning is a historic post office building located at Corning in Steuben County, New York. It was built in 1908-1909 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, James Knox Taylor. It is a rectangular, one story building faced with pressed yellow brick in the Classical Revival style. The exterior features elaborate terra cotta decoration.[2]

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

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