Commerce Post Office

Commerce Post Office (HM294J)

Location: Commerce, TX 75428 Hunt County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 15.018', W 95° 53.883'

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The U. S. Treasury Department began construction of this building in July 1917, during the country's involvement in World War I. Completed in August 1918 after a number of construction delays, it served as the city's main post office facility until 1971. Deeded to the city the following year, it reopened as a public library in 1973. The Georgian revival-style building features a central entry portico and an alternating parapet/balustrade along the roofline.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
HM NumberHM294J
Year Placed1991
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 229996 N 3682781
Decimal Degrees33.25030000, -95.89805000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 15.018', W 95° 53.883'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 15' 1.08" N, 95° 53' 52.98" W
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Area Code(s)903
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1210 Main St, Commerce TX 75428, US
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