White & Weber
The Oak Park Post Office at 901 Lake St was built in 1933 and designed by local architect White & Weber. It is a rare example of Art Deco architecture in Oak Park and features notable bronzework by Peterpaul Ott, the Chicago WPA supervisor of sculpture. The interior fetaures four murals done by J. Theodore Johnson that illustrate moments in local history.
Designated at National level
Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District
Designated at Local level : Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District
Potentially eligible as a contributing resource
This is a post office in the Art Deco style built in 1933.
* Date source: Village of Oak Park building permit archives.
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