Boston: March 30, 1860.
One page, on "Post Office" letterhead. 1 vols. 12mo. He Introduced the Mail Box. Three tape repairs at folds, chip from outer edge. Item #221685
Nahum Capen (1804-1886) , historian, phrenologist, and postmaster, served as Postmaster of Boston from 1857-1861, and "is said to have been the first postmaster in the country to introduce street letter-boxes and to work out a free delivery system."
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