The Old Federal Building - Harrison AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George
N 36° 13.781 W 093° 06.509
15S E 490251 N 4009429
Quick Description: This stately old building has graced this corner of courthouse square since 1903, having housed the Post Office and the Courts over the years.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 3/1/2014 9:50:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMK8PX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member arkansas stickerdude
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Long Description:
From the plaque on the building -

The Old Federal Building

It was completed in 1903 and served as the Post Office from 1906-1965.

The three story (plus basement) building was constructed at an original

cost of $78,000 with a total floor space in excess of 20,000 sq ft. It was

constructed of hard-burned, dark red brick with white mortar and facings

of hard limestone with terra cotta cornices. The first floor is 16 feet high

and originally housed the Post Office. The second floor was devoted to

the US Court. The building is now owned by Boone County and houses

county and state-county funded offices.
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