“Biggest Post Office to be Built in Chicago”

By: Modern Mechanix (2008)
Link: Biggest Post Office to be built in Chicago

(The news first came out in August, 1931.)

CHICAGO is to have the largest post office in the world. The fifty-acre, twelve-story building will be completed and ready for occupancy within about a year and a half, according to a recent announcement of the United States Post Office Department. It will be able to care for the 19,000.000 letters a day expected by 1943, in addition to the parcel post packages and newspapers.


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