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38 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: "The Parcel Post March," "The Pony Express Rider," "Rural Free Delivery March," and "Service with a Smile."

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1998-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-258
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videos created during the production of "Titanic Mail Story" (5:27). This video was completed in 1999 to accompany the National Postal Museum and traveling exhibition "Posted Aboard RMS Titanic." Materials include footage, edited masters, dub master, versions with and without discovery footage, and reference copies.

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Dates:
2000
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0425
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-230
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of video and audio elements for the production, "Moving America's Mail." This video documents the United States Postal Service and their development of methods to deliver mail. Funded by a grant from the Ford Motor Company, the video was produced in cooperation with the National Postal Museum. Materials include original ...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Letter from the Postmaster General in answer to a resolution of the Senate of February 23, relative to the establishment of a telegraph in connection with the postal system, June 2, 1866. E.B. Washburne. Union of the telegraph and postal system [to accompany bill H.R. No. 1083], May 18, 1868. Gardiner G Hubbard; Alexander William Randall; United ...

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Dates:
1836-1984, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subseries 5, Public Services and Utilities, 1836-1984, undated, includes music about electricity, light, fire, gas and oil, postal service, soldiers' mail, and telegraph, telephone, and wireless. Also see Series 1l, subseries 14, for more items relating to radio, telegraph, and wireless.

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Creators:
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Brett, George W.
Bureau Issues Association
United States. Post Office Dept.
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Dates:
[189-?]-1940
Size:
27 Volumes (approximately 6,900 p.; 1 index v., 29 cm. +)
Collection ID:
SIL-NPM.XXXX-0012
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

The collection consists chiefly of hand-written notes made by Southgate on a wide range of postal history topics and related matters, generally on lined or graph paper measuring 25 x 15 cm. or smaller, for keeping in triple-post binders. Some of the notes were made in "Lefax" or other commercially-available notebooks. The collection includes numerous mounted newsclippings, brochures, and excerpted articles from philatelic journals, as well as statistical data, advertisements, copies of correspondence, and diagrams made by Southgate to illustrate plate variations, etc.

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Creators:
National Postal Museum
Dates:
1999-2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-311
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document that planning, building, and administration of the Winton M. Blount Center for Postal Studies at the National Postal Museum. The Blount Center was funded in large part by former Postmaster General Winton M. Blount and serves as a research, education, and conference center at the museum to e...

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