Tag: USPS

U.S. mail carrier in 1903video

1903 Footage of Rural Postal Delivery

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dsp2e9Cu4I Here is film that I came across in the Library of Congress' archives. It was shot on August 8th, 1903 in rural Washington, D.C....
E-COM letter (source: businessinsider.com)

Post Office Embraces “Electronic Mail” and E-COM

In 1982, the United States Post Office launched a new system dubbed E-COM (Electronic Computer-Originated Mail) as an attempt to adopt the nascent technology...