Today’s Featured Post Office

Clarksville TN Post Office 37040

Clarksville Tennessee Post Office

306 Madison St. Clarksville, TN 37040   This is the downtown station on Madison St. The lobby has a dedication plaque from 1963. I bet there is someone out there that could tell me at least one interesting thing about this building or history. Where are you? Please comment below. David


Tennessee Post Offices

Former Post Offices

Former Newport TN Post Office 37821

Former Newport Tennessee Post Office

219 E Broadway Street Newport, TN 37821   Title of the artwork: “TVA Power” Four Panels” Artists: Minna Citron Year: 1940 Type: Mural   After I finished my visit at the newer post office I headed over to the former Newport building. Anyone familiar with the older buildings knows its easy to spot. It’s the classic […]

Former Charleston IL Post Office 61920

Former Charleston Illinois Post Office

320 Sixth St. Charleston, IL 61920   Have you ever wondered what it would be like to visit your local post office and find out it’s a pet store? Welcome to Charleston, Illinois. I visited in October for a book signing event at the local book store. It was a very long drive on a […]

Former La Follette TN Post Office 37766

Former La Follette Tennessee Post Office

119 S. Tennessee Ave. La Follette, TN 37766   Today’s featured post office is the classic WPA error building from La Follette, Tennessee. What a great looking building and facade. If you found this article because you were hoping to find out more about the mural. I’m sorry to say it is no longer here. However, […]

Former Perrysburg OH Post Office 43551

Former Perrysburg Ohio Post Office

117 E. Second St. Perrysburg, OH 43551   Title of the artwork: “Building of Fort Meigs 1813″ Artists: Glenn M. Shaw Year: 1942: Type: Mural   It’s always a difficult decision to decide if I’m going to post an incomplete article. By incomplete I mean, I don’t have photos of the mural. But the way I […]