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Highway Post Office Bus

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Title

Highway Post Office Bus

Subject

Woodstock (Va)
Highway post offices

Description

Color photograph of "Highway Post Office One" passing the Shenandoah County Courthouse in 1988.

The Highway Post Office was inaugurated in 1941 with a Washington DC to Harrisonburg VA route. In 1988, the Smithsonian and US Postal Service recreated this event with the original bus.

Creator

Woodstock Chamber of Commerce

Source

US Post Office Highway Post Office Bus, May 1988, Box 9, Woodstock Chamber of Commerce Collection, Truban Archives, Shenandoah County Library, Edinburg, Virginia.

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

May 1988

Rights

Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC)

Identifier

23-1130-001

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Color photographs

Citation

Woodstock Chamber of Commerce, “Highway Post Office Bus,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed March 4, 2024, https://archives.countylib.org/items/show/74810.

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