Video Details      

Buying stamps from Rural Wagon, U.S.P.O.

The film shows a man carrying a mail sack. He climbs the stairs of a front porch, rings a doorbell, and a woman comes to the door. The postman hands her something, turns around, and walks down the stairs.                                              

Video Information
Year: 1903
Genre: Historical
Keywords: Postal service; Letter carriers--Maryland; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:46
Color: No
Sound: No
Amount of Motion: Medium
Language: English
Sponsor: Thomas Edison
Contributing Organization: Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division
Transcript Available: No

Digitization Information
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Digitizing Organization: Library of Congress

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