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Hendersonville in Henderson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

United States Post Office

1914

 
 
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Warren LeMay via Flickr/Public domain, January 5, 2019
1. United States Post Office Marker
Inscription.  
The City's first post office opened in 1941 and operated out of several businesses on Main Street prior to construction of this Neoclassical Revival building. Costing $60,000 and offering locker rooms and showers for employees, it was renamed the Federal Building in 1966 when the postal service moved to 5th Avenue West.
 
Erected by Hendersonville Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCommunications. A significant historical year for this entry is 1914.
 
Location. 35° 18.993′ N, 82° 27.673′ W. Marker is in Hendersonville, North Carolina, in Henderson County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Avenue West and North Church Street, on the right when traveling east on 4th Avenue West. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 140 4th Ave W, Hendersonville NC 28792, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Bank & Trust Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); Cole Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Inn on Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
United States Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
Warren LeMay via Flickr/Public domain, January 5, 2019
2. United States Post Office Marker
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Commercial Bank Building (about 300 feet away); 344 N. Main (about 400 feet away); Citizens National Bank (about 400 feet away); Ewbank & Ewbank Building (about 400 feet away); Justus Pharmacy (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hendersonville.
 
Also see . . .  Hendersonville Historic Preservation Commission. Commission website entry (Submitted on December 27, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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Jan. 27, 2023