Pampa TX Post Office Historical Marker

Pampa TX Post Office Historical Marker (HM28YL)

Location: Pampa, TX 79065 Gray County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 32.1667', W 100° 57.6'

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1934 PAMPA POST OFFICE BUILDING
A POST OFFICE WAS ESTABLISHED HERE IN 1892, AND IN 1902 THE TOWN OF PAMPA WAS FORMALLY PLATTED. FOLLOWING THE DISCOVERY OF OIL IN THE ARA IN 1926, PAMPA EXPERIENCED A POPULATION BOOM WHICH CREATED A NEED FOR A LARGER POST OFFICE. BUILT IN 1933-34 BY THE WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION, THIS STRUCTURE EXHIBITS SPANISH RENAISSANCE REVIVAL ARCHITECTURAL INFLUENCES IN ITS ELONGATED ROUNDED WINDOWS, TILE ROOF, ARCADED LOGGIA, AND DECORATIVE MODILLIONS AND STONE WORK.
RECORDED TEXAS HOSTORIC LANDMARK - 1902
Details
HM NumberHM28YL
Tags
Historical Period20th Century
Historical PlaceGov Building
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleMounted
Year Placed1934
Placed ByTexas Hostorical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, July 1st, 2018 at 3:51pm PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] SHARON WAMPLER  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 322309 N 3934265
Decimal Degrees35.53611100, -100.96000000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 32.1667', W 100° 57.6'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 32' 9.9996" N, 100° 57' 36.0000" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)806
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 S Ballard St, Pampa TX 79065, US
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