MCMXI - (Former) Post Office - McKinney, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 33° 11.872 W 096° 36.793
14S E 722489 N 3675761
Quick Description: The 1911 McKinney Post Office was deeded to Collin County by the federal government in 1959 and in 1982 became a Collin County museum.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 11/14/2017 11:39:36 AM
Waymark Code: WMX1T8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Designed by architect J. H. Suttle, this 1911 Post Office is a characteristic and well-preserved example of an Italianate post office. The tile roof, ornamental columns, eaves and window configuration are common to the American post office.
Year of construction: 1911

Cross-listed waymark: [Web Link]

Full inscription:
Franklin Macveagh
Secretary of the Treasury
James Knox Taylor
Supvervising Architect
MCMXI


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