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 ÷olitic 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.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 27° 57.944′ N, 82° 47.831′ W. Marker is in Clearwater, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker is on Cleveland Street west of Northeast Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is located in front of the post office, just to the right of the flag
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Pinellas County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles 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); Magnolia Drive Dock (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Public School (approx. 2.4 miles away); The American's Creed / In Grateful Remembrance (approx. 3.2 miles away); Orange Belt Railway Station (approx. 3.2 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.
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 592 times since then. 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.