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Long Beach in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Long Beach Post Office

 
 
Long Beach Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, July 8, 2013
1. Long Beach Post Office Marker
Inscription.  
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
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, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series lists.
 
Location. 33° 46.248′ N, 118° 11.348′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Long Beach Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach CA 90805, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Recreation (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harvey Milk / Harvey Milk Equality Plaza (about 700 feet away); Farmers & Merchants Bank Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Broadlind Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Walker Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lafayette Complex (approx. ¼ mile away); The Campbell Mural
US Post Office-Long Beach Main image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, July 8, 2013
2. US Post Office-Long Beach Main
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(approx. ¼ mile away); The Kress Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
 
US Post Office-Long Beach Main image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, July 8, 2013
3. US Post Office-Long Beach Main
Post Office Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, August 19, 2013
4. Post Office Cornerstone
A W Mellon, Secretary of the Treasury. James A Wetmore, Acting Supervising Architect, 1932.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 470 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 20, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   4. submitted on March 31, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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May. 16, 2022