Bronx General Post Office Lobby, First Floor Interior  
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Full Address: 560 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY
Alternative Address: 554-582 Grand Concourse
Year Built: 1935-37
Year Designated: 2013
Year Published: 2013
Architect: Thomas Harlan Ellett
Key words: Thomas Harlan Ellett, Ben Shahn, Bernarda Bryson, New Deal, Public Works Administration, Modern Classical, Office of the Supervising Architect, Section of Painting and Sculpture, Bronx, Caudwell- Wingate Company, Resources of America, interior landmark
Notes: Built 1935-37, Murals 1938-39. Designation consists of the lobby and the fixtures and components of this space, including but not limited to, the wall surfaces, murals, wainscoting, ceiling surfaces, floor surfaces, columns, plaque, metal gate and globe lighting fixtures.
Architectural Styles:
   Modern Classical

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