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Post office structure from Dillsburg, Pennsylvania

Associated Organization:
Dillsburg (PA) Post Office (USPS)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Federal Equipment Company  Search this
Medium:
oak; brass; iron; steel; glass
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (.1.2 Bin Crate Dimensions Curseen Morris): 63 1/2 × 84 × 60 1/2 in. (161.29 × 213.36 × 153.67 cm)
Type:
Structures & Furnishings
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1913-1971
Topic:
Post Office Structures  Search this
Object number:
0.295370.1
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89d6ca2cf-6844-472a-8398-56511e8d9bc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.295370.1

Blackboard from the Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, post office

Associated Organization:
Dillsburg (PA) Post Office (USPS)  Search this
Medium:
wood; chalk
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 37 1/2 × 3 3/4 × 2 in. (95.25 × 9.53 × 5.08 cm)
Type:
Structures & Furnishings
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1913-1971
Object number:
0.295370.3
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National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89334b06b-5a33-4409-8e2d-f9d07be1afe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.295370.3

Clock from the Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, post office

Medium:
wood (oak); glass; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 30 × 12 3/4 × 7 1/4 in. (76.2 × 32.39 × 18.42 cm)
Type:
Structures & Furnishings
Place:
Pennsylvania
Topic:
Post Office Structures  Search this
Object number:
0.234863.86
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm846989793-fe6b-483f-8178-9d89806cd8fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.234863.86

File cabinet from the Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, post office

Associated Organization:
Dillsburg (PA) Post Office (USPS)  Search this
Medium:
oak; brass
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 30 × 20 1/2 × 11 3/4 in. (76.2 × 52.07 × 29.85 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1913-1971
Object number:
0.295370.2
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82323cc54-d49d-42f3-9b6c-2d9b25d43a8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.295370.2

Stinson SR-10F Reliant airplane

Dimensions:
H. 8' 7" x L. 27' 10"; wing span: 41' 11"; weigt: 4,150 lbs.
Type:
Loan
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1939-1944
Credit line:
On loan from National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1992.6604.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f1e95e00-5321-4e97-972b-0d794df19e9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.6604.1

de Havilland DH-4B airplane

Dimensions:
H. 11' x L. 30' 8"; wingspan: 42' 4 1/2 "; weight: 3,472 lbs.
Type:
Loan
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1918- January 4, 1923
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Credit line:
On loan from National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1992.6604.2
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8b3f16894-617d-44f2-b940-2db501fd761e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.6604.2
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Wiseman-Cooke airplane

Dimensions:
H. 10' x L. 31'; wingspan: 35' approx. ; weight: 1,000 lbs.
Type:
Loan
Place:
California
Date:
1911-1912
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Credit line:
On loan from National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Object number:
1992.6604.3
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National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm843d721dd-5efb-41eb-8348-bf7100362095
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.6604.3
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Emergency landing field beacon

Medium:
metal; glass
Type:
Loan
Place:
United States of America
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Credit line:
On loan from National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1992.6604.4
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8cd21dcc2-18c5-4e58-a25c-c065529994d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.6604.4
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24c Curtiss Jenny inverted block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA C3a
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (4.45 x 6.99 cm)
Type:
Loan
Date:
1918
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
The William H. Gross Collection
Object number:
2013.6617.1.1-4
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8abfac271-21d7-48ff-9896-e9d68583e5cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2013.6617.1.1-4
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10c Washington on Pony Express cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 35
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/4 x 6 in. (8.26 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Loan
Date:
1860
Topic:
American Expansion (1800-1860)  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Credit line:
The William H. Gross Collection
Object number:
2013.6617.2
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81d0a2d2f-a7c6-4ed3-9efc-fdfc2957b6d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2013.6617.2
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10c Washington pair on second-day-of-use cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width (Cover): 3 5/8 x 8 11/16 in. (9.21 x 22.07cm) Height x Width (Folded Document): 3 1/2 x 8 in. (8.89 x20.32 cm)
Type:
Loan
Date:
1847
Topic:
American Expansion (1800-1860)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Credit line:
The William H. Gross Collection
Object number:
2013.6617.3
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8b3fa30fa-779f-4f94-baed-c8db17c82e3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2013.6617.3

Detonator used by the DeAutremonts

User:
Hugh DeAutremont, American, 1904 - 1959  Search this
Ray Charles DeAutremont, American, 1899 - 1984  Search this
Roy A. A. DeAutremont, American, 1899 - 1983  Search this
Medium:
wood; metal; leather; paper
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 17 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 6 in. (44.45 x 21.59 x 15.24 cm) Weight: 26 lb.
Type:
Crime Evidence
Place:
Oregon
Date:
October 11, 1923
Associated Event:
DeAutremont train robbery, 1923  Search this
Topic:
The Roaring Twenties (1920-1929)  Search this
Postal Administration  Search this
Credit line:
National Postal Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1991.0025.1
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8bb148fcb-7a17-489f-917d-a14a08d2a9bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1991.0025.1

Horse fancy cancel handstamp

Medium:
wood; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 1 in. (3.81 x 2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
1987.0905.29
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm80b8c5de7-fce2-4b2b-bf08-df4e9c6c90a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1987.0905.29
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Sanitized mail

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Other: 10.5 x 24.1cm (4 1/8 x 9 1/2in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
February 2, 2006
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Credit line:
Collected by National Postal Museum staff Smithsonian Institution, National Postal Museum, 2006.2044.2
Object number:
2006.2044.2
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm864e985c8-5d66-4de9-a980-da6bbf1b9fd3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2044.2

Eopsaltris Capito forgery

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width (pages): 21 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (53.98 x 36.83 cm)
Type:
Crime Evidence
Date:
1989-late 1990s
Topic:
Postal Administration  Search this
Object number:
2009.2025.1.35
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a7808f69-12f9-41d5-949a-ab1d26adb976
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2009.2025.1.35
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cover with anthrax markings

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 4 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (10.8 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 19, 2002
Credit line:
Smithsonian Institution, National Postal Museum, 2010.2008.14
Object number:
2010.2008.14
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82fe970ba-6ab6-494e-998b-f70355b91396
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2010.2008.14

2p Geographical and Statistical Institute single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Spain 1635
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / photogravure
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/16 x 1 11/16 in. (3 x 4.3 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Spain (second republic)
Date:
October 20, 1970
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Science  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1977.1119.6.24.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f278518c-9d82-4138-a545-3b0bee679c83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1977.1119.6.24.1
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60k Plane and Aerial Mapping Survey single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Turkey 1845
Medium:
paper; ink (black, gray green, brick red); adhesive / lithography
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/2 x 2 3/16 in. (3.8 x 5.5 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
TURKEY (republic)
Date:
May 2, 1970
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Technology & Inventions  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1977.1119.6.24.2
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e2b362f4-8ef2-4842-bbb0-509718bea71e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1977.1119.6.24.2
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4.50e Homem-Reineis' 1519 Map of Brazil single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Timor 334
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / lithography
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 1 7/16 in. (2.7 x 3.7 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Timor (Portuguese overseas territory)
Date:
April 22, 1968
Topic:
Maps  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1977.1119.6.25.1
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81cfe7267-7b92-4907-b5ba-a441978a730e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1977.1119.6.25.1
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1e Cantino's 1502 World Map single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Cape Verde 343
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / lithography
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 1 7/16 in. (2.7 x 3.7 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Cape Verde (Portuguese territory)
Date:
April 22, 1968
Topic:
Maps  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
1977.1119.6.25.2
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f3591b72-0508-4702-948f-69f73f37a995
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1977.1119.6.25.2
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