US Post Office, 9998 Nelson Lagoon Dr, Nelson Lagoon
The U.S. Post Office for Yonkers, New York, is located on Main Street downtown, opposite the city's train station. It is a two-story stone building erected in the late 1920s. It is located in the 10702 ZIP Code, but serves the entire city, which has other ZIP codes between 10701 Show more...
and 10710. In 1989 it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, along with many other historic post offices in the state.
Secretary of the Treasury William Gibbs McAdoo personally chose the site. The building is one of many of those designed by the Treasury Department's Office of the Supervising Architect under James A. Wetmore. Since it was located in a growing city, it is larger than most other post offices built around the same time. In its Classical Revival design hints of the emerging Art Deco style can be seen. It remains largely intact today.
@Broken Halo RT @mamapojo: I don’t have kids in HS or college but I do have one who works for the post office. There’s a reason they call it going “post…19 minutes ago