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Pompton Lakes in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pompton Lakes Post Office

 
 
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By Don Morfe, May 4, 2016
1. Pompton Lakes Post Office Marker
Inscription.  Built 1937 by Sherman Construction, Passaic N.J. Designed by Louis A. Simons supervising architect for the Dept. of the Treasury 1933-1939. A cast stone portrait of Benjamin Franklin by artist Sterling Calder is in the lobby. An excellent of example of a public building from the New Deal.
Declared a local historic landmark 2002
 
Erected by Pompton Lakes Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
 
Location. 41° 0.307′ N, 74° 17.377′ W. Marker is in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker is on Lakeside Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Lakeside Avenue, Pompton Lakes NJ 07442, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pompton Lakes High School (within shouting distance of this marker); Pompton Lakes Train Station (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emanuel Einstein Memorial Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Pompton Lakes World War I Memorial
Pompton Lakes Post Office image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 4, 2016
2. Pompton Lakes Post Office
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Battleship Maine (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pompton Lakes World War II & Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington’s Headquarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bartholf Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pompton Lakes.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
Pompton Lakes Post Office image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 4, 2016
3. Pompton Lakes Post Office
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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