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Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Austin Post Office Building Records, 1909-1941



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Austin Post Office
Title: Austin Post Office Building Records
Dates: 1909-1941
Abstract: Correspondence, record books and files, inventories, blue prints, and a letter press arranged chronologically under subject.
Accession No.: OCLC number 22711796
Extent: 1 foot
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Papers document the construction (1909-1914) and later renovation of the New Post Office Building in Austin, Texas, beginning with the purchase of the land in 1909 and include furniture inventories, maintenance and operating records, employee records, and records of payment of vouchers.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Appleyard, Benson A.
Flanagan, W.
Wenderoth, O.
Dieter and Wenzel Construction Company (Joplin, Mo.)
New Post Office (Austin, Tex.)
Postal service--Buildings.
Postal service--Equipment and supplies.
Postal service--Texas--Austin--History--Sources.
Austin (Tex.)--History--Sources.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Austin Post Office Building Records, 1909-1941, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3J297 Construction correspondence, 1909-1913
Benson A. Appleyard letterpress, 1912-1914
box
3J298 Specifications, 1912
Construction and renovation correspondence, 1914-1941 and undated
Maintenance and operating records, 1913-1940 and undated
Employee records, 1922-1939 and undated
Furniture records, 1914-1926 and undated
Register of public vouchers, 1914-1920
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4M466 Register of public vouchers, 1920-1941
Furniture records, 1914-1935 (2 vols.)
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2.325/V59 Oversize materials
Inventory of public property in the New Post Office, undated
Blueprint and specifications for new storage room in basement, 1925
Blueprint of general delivery, held matter case & table, 1912 (2 copies)
Blueprint of method of anchoring metal sash, 1914

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