Lancaster Post Office Collection, 1880


Call Number: MG-642

1 folder

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location: Archives South, Side 13

Description: This collection contains a copy of Rates of Postage and Classification of Mail Matter (published in 1880) by James H. Marshall, Postmaster of Lancaster. The book details rules and regulations of the post office, classification of mail types and accompanying postage prices, suggestions to the public as well as domestic and foreign money order systems.

Creator: Lancaster Post Office (Pa.)

Conditions for Access: No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions: Collection may not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language: English

Source of Acquisition: Source unknown.

Administrative History: Processed and finding aid prepared by KV, May-June 2014.


Folder 1 Rates of Postage and Classification of Mail Matter, by James H. Marshall, Postmaster of Lancaster, published by The New Era Steam Print. Spring 1880, pp.22. Pinned to pg.4 is “Strange Bible Facts” with advertisement for Turkish bath on reverse side.

Note: separated front and back covers. Transferred from the Postal Service Information File.