"Reaching Rural America" Exhibit, National Postal Museum

ID: 94-9445

Creator: Strauss, Richard

Form/Genre: Slide

Date: 1994

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

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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.


  • 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.)


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

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  • Reaching Rural America (Exhibition)
  • Dillsburg (Pa.)
  • Postal service--History
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Dillsburg (Pa.)


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