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Appointment of E. French Fugate as Postmaster of Grainger County, Tennessee

Identifier: MS-3818

A document appointing Mr. Eugene French Fugate as Postmaster of Grainger County, Tennessee in 1935. It is signed by Postmaster General James A. Farley and President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Dates: 1935 February 1

Great Smoky Mountains Stamps

Identifier: MS-3862

This collection includes postage stamps featuring the Great Smoky Mountains.

Dates: 1934, undated

Greeneville Post Office Carriers' Route Directories

Identifier: MS-1262

This collection consists of two route directories for postal carriers in Greene County, Tennessee from 1911 and 1915. Written in the directories are names of residents and businesses, listed alphabetically, and their addresses.

Dates: 1911, 1915

H. Carl Waite Photograph of Chattanooga, Tenn., Post Office Employees

Identifier: MS-2833

This collection contains one framed photograph by H. Carl Waite (front row, right side, hat over left elbow) of post office employees in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The photograph is dated May 19, 1919.

Dates: 1919 May 19

John H. Crozier Letter

Identifier: MS-1348

In this letter to William S. McEwen, John Crozier writes that he will do his best to get a new mail route from Kingston to Athens, Tennessee, through Congress. Until then, the Postmaster General would probably let someone do it for the revenue generated from its postage. Crozier then asks McEwen to share the contents of this letter with other interested parties in the area.

Dates: 1848 January 28

Tennessee Postmarks

Identifier: MS-0551

This collection contains a large record book that consists of stamps and postmarks dated from 1917 to 1952. The postmarks are from Tennessee and are organized alphabetically by city.

Dates: 1917-1952

United States Postal Service Call for Proposals

Identifier: MS-3551
Abstract This manuscript consists of a printed call for bids to carry the mail from Loudon to Chattanooga and back three times a week, a form for submitting a bid for the contract, and an envelope addressed to William G. Brownlow. On the bottom of the call for bids, John Bell Brownlow has written that it had been authorized for publication, and on the back he has written that he will explain these when he sees the recipient. The envelope is postmarked August 8, and has a note on the back, not in...
Dates: 1870 April 30

William W. Lowry Postmaster Appointment

Identifier: MS-1727

This collection consists of two letters to William W. Lowry, from the Post Office Department and the Bureau of Pensions, notifying him of his appointment to Postmaster for McMinn County in Tennessee.

Dates: 1897 May 19-20