The United States Postal Service (USPS) is an independent agency of the United
States ... The Post Office Department was created in 1792 from Franklin's
operation, elevated to a cabinet-level de...
Editorial Reviews. Review. “[How the Post Office Created America is] an ode to a
little-heralded .... Gallagher has made an excellent contribution to U.S. history.
Winifred Gallagher presents the history of the post office as America's own story,
... ideas and opinions and made it the world's information and communications ...
Jul 1, 2016 ... How the Post Office Created America” and “Neither Snow Nor Rain” show how
the post office shaped our national approach to governing, our ...
How the Post Office Created America has 38 ratings and 17 reviews. ... I agree
with her premise, the writing style made this a less-than-enjoyable read for me.
Jul 1, 2016 ... Author Winifred Gallagher is making the rounds doing radio interviews about her
new book, How the Post Office Created America: A History.
Jul 4, 2016 ... July 4th: How Ben Franklin's Post Office Saved America. ... Benjamin Franklin
faced a similar challenge when he was made America's first ...
Mar 27, 2015 ... A new analysis explains just how much the USPS benefits from the subsidies it
receives from the federal government. The United States Postal ...
During early colonial times in the 1600s, few American colonists needed to send
... He made numerous improvements to the mail system, including setting up new
, ... On this day in 1775, Congress establishes the United States Post Office and ...
On this day in History, Congress establishes U.S. Post Office on Jul 26, 1775. ...
Franklin had already made a significant contribution to the postal service in the
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