Public Safety Building

Also known as: Old Post Office, U.S. Courthouse and Post Office
Frederick and Liberty Sts., Cumberland, Maryland

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Photo taken by Jim Allen in March 2013

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Description 

Originally the United States Courthouse and Post Office. The Downtown Cumberland Historic District, created later, included this building.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 13, 1973
Reference number
73000883
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Georgian Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Courthouse; Post office
Current function
Correctional facility
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1902; 1904

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • September 2, 2015: Updated by Jim Allen: added historic district note
  • March 28, 2013: Updated by Jim Allen: Added description
  • March 28, 2013: New photos from Jim Allen

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