United States Post Office (Garden City, New York)
US Post Office-Garden City
Garden City Post Office, June 2010
|Location||600 Franklin Street,
Garden City, New York
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Walker & Gillette; Johnson, J. Theodore|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival|
|Governing body||U.S. Postal Service|
|MPS||US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR|
|NRHP Reference #||88002521|
|Added to NRHP||May 11, 1989|
US Post Office-Garden City is a historic post office building located at Garden City in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, United States. It was built in 1936 and designed by consulting architects Walker & Gillette for the Office of the Supervising Architect. It is a one story, square brick building on a granite in the Classical Revival style. The lobby features a 1937 mural by J. Theodore Johnson titled "Huckleberry Frolic." On December 24, 1987, the building was named in honor of former Congressman John W. Wydler (1924-1987). It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- Larry E. Gobrecht (July 1986). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Garden City Post Office". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-10-01. See also: "Accompanying two photos".
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