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Postal history: a story of progress (and Supplement).

Terence Stanislaus Smyth

Postal history: a story of progress (and Supplement).

by Terence Stanislaus Smyth

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Published by Eason in Dublin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination2 p.ts. in 1 ;
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Postal history: a story of progress (and Supplement) by Terence Stanislaus Smyth Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Gallagher’s opening sentence declares, and in this lively book she makes the case well.”—Wall Street Journal “Gallagher makes a strong case for [the post office’s] historical importance in this brisk history.”—Publishers Weekly/5(63).

Postal History Explore the past, glimpse the future. In the more than two centuries since Benjamin Franklin was appointed our first Postmaster General inthe Postal Service™ has grown and changed with America, boldly embracing new technologies to better serve a growing population.

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Examples of postal history (sub-classes 2A & 2B) subjects include: 1. On Jthe U.S. postal system is established by the Second Continental Congress, with Benjamin Franklin as its first postmaster general.

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Prior to the formation of the Kingdom, each of the constituent territories had their own postal systems and history. Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia-Slavonia actually issued stamps for the new regime in November, before it was formally created.

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More important, the book is organized to appeal to noncollectors. By Molly Goad. The Oct. 22 issue of Linn’s Stamp News just landed on the presses and goes in the mail to subscribers Tuesday, Oct. if you subscribe to Linn’s digital edition, you’re at the head of the line with early access Saturday, Oct.

are three previews inside the issue. The story of Jan Hus. Czech Republic’s religious reformer Jan Hus was burned at the stake in. 4 hours ago  Some of you may be wondering why President Trump seems to have it in for the Postal Service.

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Eric Severson holds a sign as a few dozen people gather in front of the United States Post Office on Rodd St. to protest recent changes to the U.S. Postal .