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Mossel Bay


Mossel Bay (Afrikaans: Mosselbaai) is a harbour town of about 130,000 people on the ... The town's economy relied heavily on farming, fishing and its commercial ... João da Nova erected a s...

Home - Dias Museum Complex - Mossel Bay - Garden Route ...


Famous 500 year old Post office Tree; Life-size replica of the Dias Caravel; Shell ... was the first explorer to set foot on South African soil here in Mossel Bay on 3 ...

Maritime Museum, Mossel Bay – South African Tourism


The Maritime Museum in Mossel Bay is packed with maps, displays and dioramas ... This large boat – or mini-ship – you're on has quite an illustrious history for a ... Museum Complex and send it to a loved one via the Post Office Tree – it will ...

Postal Museum


Browse these pages to discover resources organized by topic, such as African Americans in the Postal Service and Philately, Airmail Service, or Civil War.

Post Office Museum - Pretoria.co.za | Directory | Events


The Post Office Museum is devoted to the history and development of postal services (stamps, telephone, telegraph) in South Africa.

South African Military History Society - Journal - THE SINKING OF U ...


A flashpoint in German and South African surveillance politics, 1942-3 ... the sinking of only two of the U-boats must temper any judgement we make concerning our ... (As an official at the War Museum, London, said to me in an undertone, ... The Post Office 'wing' of huff duff - a co-operation between the Royal Navy and its ...

packet ships | The British Postal Museum & Archive


Oct 23, 2015 ... By that time, April 1821, packet boats had been carrying Post Office ..... Poster: South and East African Air Mail - Make every day posting day.

The United States Postal Service An American History ... - USPS.com


231 years, the Postal Service has delivered on that promise, transforming itself to better serve its .... In the South, private messengers, usually slaves ..... First African-American admiral, railway mail clerk. Will Hays .... ing packet boats, rowboats, and rafts as a means to carry ..... Postal Museum in Washington, D.C.. Owney ...

The Naval History and HNSA Guide to U.S. Museum Ships - USNI ...


May 22, 2015 ... 4 The average construction time for those boats was much shorter than those of the same class built at other yards. ... and the United Kingdom, to South America, Australia, and the Philippines. .... Post Office Box 413 ..... 11 battle stars in 35 major campaigns, from North Africa in 1942 to Iwo Jima in 1945.

Key Largo: African Queen boat is for Bogart fans | Florida Rambler


The African Queen boat, the actual steamboat used in the 1951 movie of the ... drive to change the post office name to Key Largo, according to Joy Williams' ... Mile marker guide with dozens of stops to help make the most of your drive south.

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The Post Office Tree - Dias Museum Complex - Mossel Bay - Garden ...


In this way the first Post Office in South Africa was founded. The large tree, a Milkwood (Sideroxylon inerme) has been declared a national monument and is ...

South African Post Office Museum


The museum was started in 1974 when the South African Post Office and Telkom were still one company. The company was divided into the South African Post ...

National Postal Museum: July 2010


Jul 29, 2010 ... National Postal Museum Presents Congressional Stamp Exhibit ... as a small stuffed Owney toy that traveled to South Africa and the World Cup with NPM .... The harbor mail boats moved thousands of sacks of mail in each trip, ...