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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse

 
 
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By Mike Stroud, 2009
1. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Marker
National Register of Historic Places # 74000663
Inscription.  
Entered on the National Register
of Historic Places
June 7, 1974
Federal Building
U.S. Courthouse
Wright Square Postal Station
Savannah, Georgia

Jeremiah O'Rourke
Architect 1899

This Property Significantly Contributes To The Nation's Cultural Heritage
Commemorated June 1976
Gerald R. Ford       Jack Eckerd
President of the    Administrator of
United States         General Services


 
Erected 1976 by U.S. Department of Interior. (Marker Number 74000663.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
 
Location. 32° 4.689′ N, 81° 5.572′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Bull St near W. State St., on the right when traveling south. At Wright Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Savannah's First Burying Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Tomo-Chi-Chi's Grave
Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Marker, image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 30, 2009
2. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Marker,
Seen at North entrance, at Wright Square, along Bull Street
(within shouting distance of this marker); John Wesley (within shouting distance of this marker); Lutheran Church Of The Ascension (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wright Square (about 300 feet away); Tondee's Tavern (about 400 feet away); James Moore Wayne, 1790-1867 (about 500 feet away); Birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Regarding Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse. National Register of Historic Places:
Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse (added 1974 - Building - #74000663)
Also known as Post Office Wright Sq., Savannah
♦ Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
♦ Architect, builder, or engineer: Edbrooke,W.J.
♦ Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
♦ Area of Significance: Architecture
♦ Period of Significance: 1875-1899
♦ Owner: Federal
♦ Historic Function: Government
♦ Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Government Office, Post Office
♦ Current Function: Government
♦ Current Sub-function:
Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 30, 2009
3. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse
Government Office, Post Office
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,115 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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