Federal Building (Century Post Office)

The office of Alfred B. Mullet, supervising architect of the United States Treasury Department, designed what was to be the first federal project in North Carolina following the Civil War. The building, which contains federal offices in addition to the post office, retains its Second Empire elegance despite extensive renovations.

Date: 1874

Images

Federal Building, ca. 1905

Federal Building, ca. 1905

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Federal Building, 2010

Federal Building, 2010

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Federal Building, 2010

Federal Building, 2010

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Federal Building , 2010

Federal Building , 2010

Detail. Image courtesy of S. Rubin, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Federal Building, 2010

Federal Building, 2010

Cornerstone. Image courtesy of S. Rubin, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Federal Building, 2010

Federal Building, 2010

Lamp post. Image courtesy of S. Rubin, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

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Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

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Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

Federal Building (Century Post Office), date unknown

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Street Address:

314 Fayetteville Street [map]

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RHDC, “Federal Building (Century Post Office),” Raleigh Historic, accessed June 23, 2017, http://raleighhistoric.org/items/show/51.
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