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U. S. Post Office, North Carson Street, Carson City, Carson City County, NV



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Item Title


Location
North Carson Street, Carson City, NV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NV-13-8
Building/structure dates: 1888 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1908 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1935 subsequent work
Significance: The former United States Post Office is an imposing late nineteenth century building on an entire block in the heart of the city. It is the first Federal Building in the State of Nevada, and has interesting and well-executed brick details.

Subjects
Postal Service
Brick Buildings
Post Offices


Related Names
Bell, M. E.
Frost, Will A.
Windrum, James
Taylor, James Knox
Vhay & Ferrari Of Reno
National Safe & Lock Company
Creery, John T. M., Field Team
Mizell, Robert P., Field Team
Schafer, Jack W., Field Team
Gallup, Aaron A., Photographer
Nevada Professional & Service Projects, Photographer
Chambers, S. Allen, Historian
McKee, Harley J., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Nevada Professional and Service Projects June 1940
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 GENERAL VIEW, FROM SOUTHWEST
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 REAR VIEW, FROM NORTHEAST
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 ENTRANCE DETAIL


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