Description: Rural letter carrier peers out of his sleigh while making his daily rounds. Rural carriers in cold winter climates often kept sleighs for winter use, in addition to their mail wagons. Such expenses were sometimes hardship for rural carriers, who were (and still are) responsible for purchasing their own vehicles.
Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer
Medium: Black and white photographic print
Date: c. 1915
Persistent URL: arago.si.edu/index.asp?con=2&cmd=1&id=203576
Repository: National Postal Museum
Collection: Rural Free Delivery
Accession number: A.2008-49