New York State Archives, NYSA_A3045-78_X_24512
Interior of a railway mail car, 1925.
How many people are working in the mail car?
What jobs are they doing?
How did postal clerks working in mail cars promote the delivery of the U.S. mail?
Throughout history, what were the different forms of transportation that were used to deliver mail?
Research how the U.S. Postal Service has been affected by the creation of e-mail.
Math: If you worked as a mail sorter for an eight-hour day, how many pieces of mail would you handle?
English Language Arts: While you are sorting the mail, an envelope opens and out falls the letter. It reads…
Art: Design a stamp that represents something in our current society today.
Bolick, Nancy O'Keefe. Mail Call!: The History of the U.S. Postal Service. New York: F. Watts, 1994. ISBN: 0531201708
Tunnell, Michael O. Mailing May. New York: Greenwillow Books, 1997. ISBN: 0688128785, 0688128793, 0064437248.