The museum was started in 1974 when the South African Post Office and Telkom
were ... The museum has a collection of unique objects that forms the core of the
... buy from our Curio Shop, or visit the Virtual Post Office for online shopping.
The Post Office Museum is devoted to the history and development of postal
services (stamps, telephone, telegraph) in South Africa.
Children can also create a free collection of famous African-Americans on stamps
to take home. Each child ... Stamps available at our Museum store's Post Office.
Famous 500 year old Post office Tree; Life-size replica of the Dias Caravel ... The
Dias Museum Complex is situated near the beach, shops, restaurants, banks and
the tourist information center. ... was the first explorer to set foot on South African
soil here in Mossel Bay on 3 February 1488. ... Children under age of 18, R5.
Feb 19, 2013 ... Young May Pierstorff, the most famous of the parcel post children ... in your head,
the children whose families entrusted them to the Post Office ...
From small uniform buttons to a massive Highway Post Office bus, objects in the
National Postal Museum's collections chart the history and development of the ...
Jun 14, 2016 ... When the Post Office's Parcel Post officially began on January 1, 1913, ... 73
miles away, Nancy Pope writes for the National Postal Museum.
right to equal access to secure, efficient, and affordable mail service. For more
than ... Post Office Buildings: All Shapes and Sizes. 37 .... In the South, private
messengers, usually slaves ..... print shop by 1728 and purchased .... First African
-American admiral, railway mail clerk ..... Postal Museum in Washington, D.C..
Pretend City is an interactive children's museum that is set up just like a miniature
city. There is a grocery store, bank, post office, doctor's office, and a ton of ...
For the science buff, Renaissance man or contemporary art fan, our media
selection includes folk and traditional music compilations, and books on topics ...