United States Post Office and Courthouse–Aberdeen

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U.S. Post Office and Courthouse-Aberdeen
United States Post Office and Courthouse–Aberdeen is located in South Dakota
United States Post Office and Courthouse–Aberdeen
United States Post Office and Courthouse–Aberdeen is located in the US
United States Post Office and Courthouse–Aberdeen
Location 102 4th Ave. SE, Aberdeen, South Dakota
Coordinates 45°27′46″N 98°29′11″W / 45.46278°N 98.48639°W / 45.46278; -98.48639Coordinates: 45°27′46″N 98°29′11″W / 45.46278°N 98.48639°W / 45.46278; -98.48639
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1936
Built by Paul Steenberg Construction Co.
Architect William Dewey Foster
Architectural style Art Deco
NRHP Reference # 06000931[1]
Added to NRHP October 4, 2006

The U.S. Post Office and Courthouse-Aberdeen, in Aberdeen, South Dakota, was built in 1936 with Art Deco features. It is a steel-framed four-story rectangular building, 67 feet (20 m) tall on a 150 feet (46 m) by 64 feet (20 m) base, with a one-story 100 feet (30 m) by 64 feet (20 m) extension (part of the original).[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006. It served historically as a government office building, as a post office, and as a courthouse.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Jeffrey R. Dolan (February 13, 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: U. S. Post Office and Courthouse" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved January 27, 2017.