The "Starting the System" Section of "Binding the Nation" Exhibit, NPM

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Summary

The "Starting the System" section of the "Binding the Nation" exhibit at the National Postal Museum, located in the Old Washington City Post Office building. The exhibit features manuscripts and artifacts from the earliest years of the United States postal system.

Subject

  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Postal History
  • National Postal History and Philatelic Museum (U.S.)
  • National Postal Museum (U.S.)
  • Division of Philately and Social History
  • Washington City Post Office Building
  • Binding the Nation (Exhibition)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 42

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1994

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Postage stamps
  • Philately and Postal History
  • Exhibitions
  • Postal service
  • Postal museums
  • History
  • Manuscripts
  • Postal service--History
  • Stamp collecting

Form/Genre

  • Slide
  • Exhibit

ID Number

94-9450

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: Slide; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Slide

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