United States Post Office - St. Augustine, Fla.

United States Post Office - St. Augustine, Fla.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/268752
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • United States Post Office - St. Augustine, Fla.

Image Number

  • PC11719

Year

  • 1937

Publication Info

  • [s.l.] : Tichnor Quality Views, 1937.

Series Title

General Note

  • Number at bottom right: 61507.
  • Accompanying note: "This building was rebuilt by the United States Government at an approximate cost of over $200,000.00, follows the architecture of the original building that was formerly used as the Spanish Governor General's Palace."
  • "The east wall still remaining as part of the present building was constructed by GONZALO MENDEZ de CANZO, 1597-1603."
  • "Purchased by the King of Spain in 1603 as a dwelling for the Governor of Florida; at a cost of 1000 ducats; from that time on it was officially recognized and known as the Governor's Mansion."
  • "Under Spanish flag, over 200 years, under British flag 20 years, under American flag since July 10th, 1821."

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 postcard - hand-colored - 9 x 14 cm.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate


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