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Catalog Number 1998/722/2129
Collection Christy, Frank
Object Name Print, Photographic, Black and White
Description Exterior view of the northeast corner of 7th and K Streets. Site of the United States Post Office. The building is under construction and the view is from the northeast. The construction materials are sandstone giving a "pink" cast to the structure thus the nickname, "The Pink Post Office."
Date 1892/04/20
Title Post Office
Print size 8" x 10"
Place 7th Street/K Street
Subjects United States Post Office
Classification Mail
Post offices
Postal Services
Construction
Buildings
Imagefile 129\19987222129.JPG