Berkeley in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
United States Post Oﬃce
Oscar Wenderoth, Architect; 1914
—Listed on the National Register of Historic Places —
designated in 1980
Erected 1998 by Berkeley Historical Plaque Project.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 37° 52.134′ N, 122° 16.205′ W. Marker is in Berkeley, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Allston Way east of Milvia Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley CA 94704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Berkeley Y.M.C.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); Elks Club Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Armstrong College Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Federal Land Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Berkeley Public Library (about 500 feet away); Jos. H. McCourt / Bruno L. Putzker (about 600 feet away); Veterans Memorial Building (about 600 feet away); Morse Block (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
Also see . . . Berkeley Main Post Office. The Living New Deal's page for the Berkeley Main Post Office's artwork, depicting both the exterior relief, "Post Office Activities", by David Slivka, and the interior mural, "Incidents in California History", by Susan Scheuer. (Submitted on April 15, 2012.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 4. submitted on April 15, 2012. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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