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Sorting the mail on the move, U.S. Post Office railroad car, September 1864, artist's impression, zoomable image

Scanned by: 
Don Sailer, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, January 21, 2015.
Image type: 
Original caption: 
The new United States Railway Post Office - View of the Interior, showing the sorting of letters on the way.
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, October 8, 1864, p. 33.