ERIC Number: ED428772
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Postal Service in Colonial America: A Bibliography of Material in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, National Postal Museum Branch.
Carr, Timothy, Comp.; Shumate, Debra, Comp.
This annotated bibliography of materials in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, National Postal Museum Branch, is intended to promote the study of Colonial American postal service in the library. It focuses on postal service in the European settlements that became the United States. The first section lists 38 books, and the second sections lists 31 journal articles, including the full text of an article on postal services in the colonies. Annotations for five related sources on the Colonial period and two auction catalogs of collections of pre-stamp and stampless covers are also included. (AEF)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Libraries.