United States Post Office (Torrington, Wyoming)

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US Post Office--Torrington Main
Torrington, Wyoming post office from W 1.JPG
United States Post Office (Torrington, Wyoming) is located in Wyoming
United States Post Office (Torrington, Wyoming)
United States Post Office (Torrington, Wyoming) is located in the US
United States Post Office (Torrington, Wyoming)
Location 2145 Main St., Torrington, Wyoming
Coordinates 42°3′57.1″N 104°11′2.5″W / 42.065861°N 104.184028°W / 42.065861; -104.184028Coordinates: 42°3′57.1″N 104°11′2.5″W / 42.065861°N 104.184028°W / 42.065861; -104.184028
Built 1932
Architect US Department of the Treasury; Office of Supervising Architect
Architectural style Classical Revival, Art Deco
MPS Historic US Post Offices in Wyoming, 1900--1941, TR
NRHP reference # 87000783
Added to NRHP May 19, 1987[1]

The Torrington Main Post Office in Torrington, Wyoming was built in 1932[2] as part of a facilities improvement program by the United States Post Office Department. The post office in Torrington was nominated to the National Register of Historic Places as part of a thematic study comprising twelve Wyoming post offices built to standardized USPO plans in the early twentieth century.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Date on cornerstone: see photo.
  3. ^ "Torrington Main Post Office". National Register of Historic Places. Wyoming State Preservation Office. 2008-10-24. 

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