United States Post Office (Fairhope, Alabama)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
U.S. Post Office
Courier Building (Old Post Office) Sept 2012.jpg
The building in September 2012
United States Post Office (Fairhope, Alabama) is located in Alabama
United States Post Office (Fairhope, Alabama)
Location 325 Fairhope Ave., Fairhope, Alabama
Coordinates 30°31′23″N 87°54′15″W / 30.52306°N 87.90417°W / 30.52306; -87.90417Coordinates: 30°31′23″N 87°54′15″W / 30.52306°N 87.90417°W / 30.52306; -87.90417
Area less than one acre
Built 1932
Architect Marmaduke Dyson, M. Dyson and Co.
Architectural style Italian Renaissance Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Fairhope MRA
NRHP Reference # 88001001[1]
Added to NRHP July 1, 1988

The United States Post Office in Fairhope, Alabama is a historic United States Post Office building built in 1932, in the Italian Renaissance Revival architectural style.[2] It currently houses the offices of the Fairhope Courier. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Sledge, John (October 7, 1987). "U.S. Post Office". Historic Resources Within Municipal Limits of Fairhope, AL (Multiple Resource). National Park Service. Archived from the original on March 13, 2014. Retrieved March 13, 2014.  See also: "Accompanying photos". Archived from the original on March 13, 2014. Retrieved March 13, 2014.