History Florida Chapter: National Association of Postmasters of the United States

Dublin Core

Title

History Florida Chapter: National Association of Postmasters of the United States

Alternative Title

National Association of Postmasters Florida Chapter

Subject

Post offices

Description

A history of the Florida Chapter of the National Association of Postmasters of the United States (NAPUS), authored by Juanita S. Thompson, the association’s historian. This booklet contains different aspects of postal history with specific focus on Florida and its postmasters. The book begins with a brief summary of postal history dating back to 1775 and then transitions to the history of the Florida chapter, which was founded in 1935 as Chapter No. 10. There were 20 original charter members, led by O. B. Carr as President and Ernest L. Abel as Secretary-Treasurer. The history also includes highlights from each chapter President's tenure up through 1963.

Creator

Tucker, Juanita S.

Source

Original booklet by Juanita S. Tucker: Private Collection of Texann Ivy Buck.

Date Created

1963

Date Copyrighted

1963

Contributor

Buck, Texann Ivy

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original booklet by Juanita S. Tucker.

Is Part Of

Downtown Orlando Post Office Collection, Orlando Remembered Collection, Orlando Collection, Orange County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

6.94 MB

Medium

50-page booklet

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Dunnellon, Florida
Marianna, Florida
Ocala, Florida
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Tampa, Florida
Fort Myers, Florida
Sarasota, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Juanita S. Tucker.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Texann Ivy Buck and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Stoddard, James

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Texann Ivy Buck

External Reference

"About NAPUS." NAPUS. http://www.napus.org/about/?#.

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