Hillsboro in Hill County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Hillsboro Post Oﬃce Building
Erected 1982 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2488.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 32° 0.586′ N, 97° 7.822′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, Texas, in Hill County. Marker is on South Waco Street (State Highway 22/171), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Hillsboro Public Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 118 South Waco Street, Hillsboro TX 76645, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City of Hillsboro (here, next to this marker); Bond's Alley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Bank Building Hill County Confederate Memorial (about 500 feet away); Courthouse History (about 500 feet away); Site of Old Lexington Village (about 500 feet away); Hill County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Hill County (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsboro.
Regarding Hillsboro Post Office Building. National Register of Historic Places:
U.S. Post Office (added 1984 - - #84001894)
Also known as Hillsboro City Library
118 S. Waco St. , Hillsboro
♦ Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
♦ Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor,James K.
♦ Architectural Style: Renaissance
♦ Area of Significance: Architecture
♦ Period of Significance: 1900-1924
♦ Owner: Local
♦ Historic Function: Government
♦ Historic Sub-function: Post Office
♦ Current Function: Education
♦ Current Sub-function: Library
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
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