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Old Posted Nov 24, 2020, 10:42 PM
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Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post

The postcard was addressed to 'County Flood Control' at 8th and Figueroa.

It was postmarked at the Arcade Station in 1937....Hmmm. .but the Arcade Station was long gone by 1937. ....So what, exactly, is the Arcade Annex?
(I've seen the postmark many times but I've never specifically asked about the annex)
You answered your own question back in April 2014, e_r:

Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post

At first, I thought this was a photograph of Central Market.


but the seller places it at 3rd Street and Central Avenue.

United States Post Office
Arcade Annex

3rd & Central puts it just north of the Arcade Depot.

After a quick google search or two I found the Arcade Annex Post Office was only open from 1930 to 1940.
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