"Reaching Rural America" Exhibit, National Postal Museum

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Summary

The Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, post office in the "Reaching Rural America" exhibit, at the National Postal Museum, located in the Old Washington City Post Office building. This small-town post office was used in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, from 1917-1971.

Subject

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

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
  • Post Offices
  • Postal museums
  • History
  • Reaching Rural America (Exhibition)
  • Dillsburg (Pa.)
  • Postal service--History
  • Stamp collecting

Place

Dillsburg (Pa.)

Form/Genre

  • Slide
  • Exhibit

ID Number

94-9445

Physical description

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

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