US Post Office-Flushing Main
Flushing Main Post Office, April 2009
|Location||4165 Main St.,|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Dwight James Baum, William W. Knowles|
|Architectural style||Colonial Revival|
|MPS||US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR|
|NRHP reference #||88002507|
|Added to NRHP||November 17, 1988|
US Post Office-Flushing Main is a historic post office building located at Flushing in Queens County, New York, United States. It was designed and built between 1932 and 1934 by architect Dwight James Baum and William W. Knowles as consulting architects to the Office of the Supervising Architect. It is a symmetrically massed, two story steel frame building clad in oversize handmade red brick with marble trim in the Colonial Revival style. Its main facade features an entrance portico consisting of six Ionic columns that support a full pedimented entablature. The interior features a mural executed in 1933-34 by Vincent Aderente.
Media related to United States Post Office (Flushing, Queens) at Wikimedia Commons
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
- Address based on USPS website. Accessed April 1, 2016.
- "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-04-01. Note: This includes Larry E. Gobrecht (November 1986). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Flushing Main Post Office" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-04-01. and Accompanying three photographs
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