United States Post Office (Garden City, New York)

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US Post Office-Garden City
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Garden City Post Office, June 2010
United States Post Office (Garden City, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Garden City, New York)
Location 600 Franklin Street,
Garden City, New York
Coordinates 40°43′29″N 73°38′4″W / 40.72472°N 73.63444°W / 40.72472; -73.63444Coordinates: 40°43′29″N 73°38′4″W / 40.72472°N 73.63444°W / 40.72472; -73.63444
Area less than one acre
Built 1936
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[1]
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."[2] 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.[1]

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