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Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Santa Cruz Main Post Office

1912

 
 
Santa Cruz Main Post Office Marker and NRHP Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 3, 2013
1. Santa Cruz Main Post Office Marker and NRHP Plaque
Inscription.
James Knox Taylor, Architect
Italian Renaissance Style
State’s Oldest In-Use P.O. Bldg.
Historic Landmark
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History

 
Erected by Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
 
Location. 36° 58.6′ N, 122° 1.597′ W. Marker is in Santa Cruz, California, in Santa Cruz County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Front Street and Water Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 850 Front Street, Santa Cruz CA 95060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Cruz County World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); People's Bank (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tom Scribner (about 500 feet away); Pacific Avenue Commercial Building (about 500 feet away); Santa Cruz County Bank (about 600 feet away); Site of Santa Cruz Mission (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Theatre Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Willey House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Cruz.
 
Categories. Communications
 
Santa Cruz Main Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 3, 2013
2. Santa Cruz Main Post Office Marker
The marker is in the shadow to the left of the entrance.
Santa Cruz Main Post Office image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 3, 2013
3. Santa Cruz Main Post Office
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 404 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 11, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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