Location Information
(for the Old U.S. Post Office and Courthouse)
Name:(Old) U.S. Post Office and Courthouse
Address:245 Capitol Street, East
City/County:Jackson, Hinds County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1884-85
Architectural Styles(s):Italian Renaissance
No. of Stories:3
Destroyed:demolished c.1932
Context/Comments
This was a fine Italian Renaissance style building, which was demolished about 1932 to make way for the new post office and federal building (now the Eastland Federal Courthouse) that was built in 1932-34. Included in Jackson Landmarks (p. 21).