Photograph of letter carrier with horse and wagon

Date: c. 1900

 

Object number: A.2009-51

 

Medium: paper; photo-emulsion

 

Description: A uniformed city letter carrier in a horse-drawn gig. This type of wagon was most commonly used by rural letter carriers. However in this instance, the employee, wearing badge #5, is a city free delivery carrier. The carrier's name and location are unidentified in the photograph. National Postal Museum, Curatorial Photographic Collection Photographer: Unknown

 

Place: United States of America

 

See more items in: National Postal Museum Collection

 

Credit line: National Postal Museum, Curatorial Photographic Collection

 

Photographer: Unknown

 

Persistent URL:http://www.arago.si.edu/index.asp?con=2&cmd=1&id=207615

 

Repository:National Postal Museum

 

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