George Howard, Jr. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse
George Howard, Jr. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, is located in the heart of downtown Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Built in 1966, the building has four floors, 108,000 square feet and currently houses the U.S. Postal Service, U.S. Courts, Social Security Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Labor Department, and the Internal Revenue Service.
The building was named in honor of the late U.S. District Judge George Howard Jr., who was the first African American to serve as a federal judge in Arkansas and to serve as a justice on the Arkansas Supreme Court.