St Augustine Florida

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St. Augustine is the nation’s oldest permanently occupied European settlement, having been founded by the Spanish in 1565.

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On Sept 8, 1565, Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles came ashore and named a portion of land in honor of Augustine, a saint of the Roman Catholic Church whose feast day is Aug. 28

Spanish Dragoon Baracks

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GovtHouseRayCarsonGovernment House dominates the west end of the Town Plaza. In 1937, the Works Progress administration remodeled the courthouse as “United States Post Office Customs House.”

St Augustine Post Office

 

The current Post Office is located at 99 King St, St Augustine, FL 32084