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Guide to the Petition to the Postmaster General of Northport 1979.010

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Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Petition to the Postmaster General of Northport
Dates: 1873
Abstract: A two-page petition to the Postmaster General of Northport, Long Island that requests that the town post office be moved to a more convenient location. The petition also calls for the removal of the postmaster of Northport for incompetence. The petition is dated 1873
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0089
Call Phrase: 1979.010
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Petitions

Subject Organizations

  • United States Postal Service.

Subject Topics

  • Post office buildings -- New York (State) -- Long Island
  • Postmasters general -- New York (State) -- Long Island

Subject Places

  • Long Island (N.Y.)
  • Northport (N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Petition to the Postmaster General of Northport, 1979.010, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Source and date of acquisition unknown. The item was formally accessioned in 1979.

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