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Collecting the Mail

Description: City letter carrier is shown retrieving mail from a city collection box. The driver of the Columbian Mark 3 Touring Car mail vehicle was not a Post Office Department employee, but was hired to drive carriers between collection boxes and post offices.

 

Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer

 

Medium: Black and white photographic print

 

Culture: American

 

Geography: USA

 

Date: 1906

 

Collection: U.S. Mail Trucks

 

Repository: National Postal Museum

 

Accession number: A.2008-27

 

Persistent URL: arago.si.edu/index.asp?con=2&cmd=1&id=194379

 

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