National and State Register

Lamar Post Office

Prowers County

Built in 1936, the building is an especially pleasing example illustrating the Spanish Colonial / Mediterranean influence on Neoclassicism.  Pueblo architect Walter DeMordaunt designed the building. 

A picture of the post office with red pitched roof and gabled section on the left over sand colored walls with pilasters in the center.

Lamar Post Office (1983 photograph.)

The property is associated with the U.S. Post Offices in Colorado and the New Deal Resources on Colorado’s Eastern Plains Multiple Property Submissions.