Augsburg: Post Office Göggingen

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger
Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

1929

Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Bürgermeister-Aurnhammer-Straße 9–11, Augsburg-Göggingen

The two-story, gable-roofed building with a brick facade and an attached, semicir­cular staircase tower in the south was built in 1929 according to plans by archi­tects Georg Werner and Eduard Härtinger.

Georg Werner studied archi­tecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical University of Munich from 1912 to 1920, inter­rupted by service during the First World War.

Between 1920 and 1926, he was first a trainee, then a government architect (Assessor), and finally a Oberpostbaurat at the Munich Oberpostdirektion. In 1926, he took over as head of the construction department at the Augsburg Oberpostdirektion.

Along with Robert Vorhoelzer and Walther Schmidt, Georg Werner was a key architect at the Bayerische Postbauschule (Bavarian Postal Construction School) and was involved, among other things, in the design of the adminis­trative building of the Munich Oberpostdirektion.

The architect Eduard Härtinger was born in Munich in 1891. He studied at the Technical University of Munich from 1918 to 1921 and worked for Theodor Fischer from 1921 to 1922. From 1922 to 1927 he was involved in various hospital buildings in the office of Richard Schachner.

From 1927 he was employed by the Augsburg Oberpostdirektion.He died in Augsburg in 1974.

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Ehemaliges Postgebäude, 1929. Architekten: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

Post office, 1929. Architects: Georg Werner, Eduard Härtinger

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