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    "Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds." Herodotus


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    Returned parcels, 1938. In 1936, Post Office rules stated that game, including rabbits, could be posted with nothing but a neck label as long as ‘no liquid is likely to exude’. The postman here is holding some unusual mail found in the Returned Parcels section at Mount Pleasant sorting office, London.

    The Post Office in Pictures, from the 1930s to 1980s - Telegraph

    vintage trucks | Old Mail Truck

    Old Mail Truck

    Delivering the Christmas Mail, 1910

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    Waiting for Mail by Dianne Dengel. I love this.

    Waiting for Mail

    Betty tries to catch the last post, embroidery by Michelle Holmes

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    Vintage Mail Sorter

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    I can see for miles and miles, and that's the way I love it!

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    50 Creative Mailboxes You Don’t See Regularly

    Marion Stockton and Santa Claus: Christmas, Florida, 1947.

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    Electronics, Cars, Fashion, Collectibles, Coupons and More

    address withiin mouth of creature - envelope loic mehee

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    Postman on a penny farthing by British Postal Museum & Archive, via Flickr

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    Southern girls send real mail packages and thank you letters

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    Envelope decorated by Herbert A. Franke and addressed to Koreshan Unity president Hedwig Michel

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    You could also post an entry in the form of a letter. How To Write Letters: A Vintage Guide to the Lost Art of Epistolary Etiquette, 1876 | Brain Pickings- The lost art.

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    Rural carrier, 1908 Rural carrier delivers mail on Rural Route #1 out of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Post Office in 1908. Beginning in 1902, rural customers were required to use standardized mailboxes. Before then, everything from lard pails and syrup cans to old apple, soap, and cigar boxes served as mailboxes.


    Rockland Postmaster, Mary Johnson. Postmaster in Rockland since 1991, Johnson was named Wisconsin State Postmaster of the year in 2012.

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    Mail truck

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    Paris post boxes

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    vintage post goodies

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    Mail bag

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    December 17, 1932

    New Yorker Covers #350-399