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Rural Free Delivery

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Nov 07, 1882

Wm. Lyne Wilson was elected to Congress

Other events that happened on or around November 07, 1882

1891

Postmaster General John Wanamaker conducted a limited experiment with rural free delivery in the Eastern Panhandle

Other events that happened on or around 1891

Sep 01, 1896

Wm. Wilson dispatched Thomas B. Marche to Charles Town to oversee operation

Oct 01, 1896

Postmaster Gen. William L. Wilson established first rural free delivery service in America, in the Eastern Panhandle

Other events that happened on or around October 01, 1896

1897

Reported 82 routes in operation for the Rural Free Delivery

Other events that happened on or around 1897


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