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Postal recommendations

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Source Name Image(s)
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CollectionDawes Memorial Library: Rufus Putnam Collection (no image)
Document Information
Date January 16, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: General Post Office
Recipient Name Rufus Putnam (primary)
Summary Making postal recommendations; sending a canoe to meet Boat No. 3 from Gallipolis. Seeking to provide constant employment for mail carriers and punctual delivery of mail. Recommendations made in lieu of the Postmaster General.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Rufus Putnam; Timothy Pickering; Postmaster General; Mitchell; Issac Craig; post rider; Six Nations; John Graham; George Graham; Knox; ;
Related Places General Post Office; Pittsburgh; Wheeling; Fort Washington; river; Gallipolis; Marietta; Limestone; Ohio; Kentucky; Preston; Scioto; ;
Keywords boats; canoe; mail; ;
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