The Post, Mail, and Post Offices

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Letter Carrier Delivering Mail, 1908 Nice example of what your average Edwardian woman may have worn 'around the house.' Less structured and *gasp* I don't think she's wearing a corset! Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Belle Epoque, Post Bus, Photo Vintage, Edwardian Era

Letter Carrier Delivering Mail

Description: In this image an unidentified city letter carrier delivers mail to a woman along his route. Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer Medium: Black and white photographic print Culture: American Geography: USA Date: 1908 Collection: U.S. Postal Employees Persistent URL: arago.si.edu/index.asp?con=2&cmd=1&id=194286 Repository: National Postal Museum Accession number: A.2006-34

Port Gamble, Washington - Community Hall and Post Office (1906)  from Jasperdo "Port Gamble was founded in 1853 as a lumber town. It's sawmill was in continuous operation until 1995. It was also a company town built by New Englanders. Today, the stately homes and scenic setting make Port Gamble feel more like a New England town than one in the Pacific Northwest." Company Town, Guest Houses, Back In Time, Founded In, Post Office, Pacific Northwest, Offices, New England, Washington

Port Gamble, Washington

Community Hall and Post Office (1906) Port Gamble was founded in 1853 as a lumber town. It's sawmill was in continuous operation until 1995. It was also a company town built by New Englanders. Today, the stately homes and scenic setting make Port Gamble feel more like a New England town than one in the Pacific Northwest.

Mailbox Peak (New Trail) — Washington Trails Association (Discover Pass Required) Snoqualmie Region, North Bend Area Length: miles (roundtrip) Gain: 4000 ft Go Hiking, Hiking Trails, Seattle Hiking, Mount Si, Rural Mailbox, Presidents Day Weekend, Day Hike, View Map, Climbers

Made by Hand! New Route Opens on Mailbox Peak

On National Public Lands Day, the ribbon will be cut on a trail to the summit of one of Puget Sound's most popular destinations. A new trail was scoped and built to the summit of the popular Mailbox Peak. WTA helped build a new trail that offers a 5.25-mile alternate route that safely and sustainably transports hikers up the mountain. It even offers some of the steepness of the original route, without the treacherous descent.

Memories of Jerome, Iowa - Part II - Postmasters The Music Man, Post Office, Iowa, Offices, Memories, Outdoor Decor, Memoirs, Souvenirs, Desk

Memories of Jerome, Iowa - Part II - Postmasters

Horace W. Lyon was appointed the first postmaster in 1856. Henry Wilson followed him in 1857 and continued to handle the mail until November of 1878. During the Civil War, the post office was in his home, now where Carl Hamm lives. Older people have told that Wilson kept the mail in a bureau drawer; that patrons came early in the morning, read aloud whatever they received so that all could hear the news, and frequently stayed for dinner in the Wilson home. The mail came by coach from…

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Post Office, Jerome, Arizona

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Jerome AZ " It looks like they still use combo locks Post Office boxes. I didn't see any key slots. There is no home mail delivery in Jerome. All mail is delivered to Post Office Boxes. Mail Delivery, Horse Ranch, Post Office, Offices, Locks, Tatting, Key, Holiday Decor, Door Latches

Who done it?

Mar. 28 - Apr. 10, 2013 Dead Horse Ranch State Park - Cottonwood, AZ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PETS: What a mess! This is what we came home to after visiting with fellow bloggers David & Suzi of Beluga's Excellent Adventure. So? Who done it? Was it the butler? the maid? Maybe a bear? More likely one of the resident dogs left behind while we went visiting. Well? Which one? The calm, well behaved 9 yr old or the wack-a-doo, goof ball 2 yr. old? Well since we've been crating the 2 yr. old for…