Clearwater in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Clearwater Post Office
This Mediterranean-Revival style building was designed by Clearwater architect Theodore Skinner, and built by the Palm Beach construction firm of Walt and Sinclair of Florida. It is representative of the 1930's federal works projects which reflected regional design influence and commissioned local professionals and industries. The exterior finish of the building is öolitic limestone quarried in the Florida Keys. The post office was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.
Erected 1988 by The Clearwater Historical Society in cooperation with the Department of State. (Marker Number F-318.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1804.
Location. 27° 57.944′ N, 82° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 650 Cleveland Street, Clearwater FL 33755, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Pinellas County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); South Ward School Site (approx. half a mile away); The Seminole Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Harbor Oaks Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles away); Clearwater Athletic Field (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jack Russell Memorial Stadium (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Harrison (approx. 0.7 miles away); Magnolia Drive Dock (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clearwater.
More about this marker. The marker is capped with the Great Seal of the State of Florida.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 146 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. 4. submitted on October 30, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.