Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Conference Winton M. Blount Postal History Symposium.

Title The Winton M. Blount Postal History Symposia : select papers, 2006-2009 / Thomas Lera, editor.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  SI 1.28:55    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource ([vii], 166 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Smithsonian contributions to history and technology ; no. 55
Smithsonian contributions to history and technology ; no. 55.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Political economy of postal reform in the Victorian age / Richard R. John -- "Little colored bits of paper" collected in the progressive era / Sheila A. Brennan -- WWI philatelic censuses of East Africa / John Kevin Doyle -- Explorations in the official register; statistical analysis of postmaster compensation data from 19th century New Hampshire / Terence Hines and Thomas Velk -- Zeppelin posts in the 1933 Chicago World's Fair, integrating collector and historian methodologies / Cheryl R. Ganz -- "Food will win the war" motor trucks and the farm-to-table postal delivery program, 1917-1918 / Robert G. Cullen -- Philatelic propaganda, a case study -- border changes in Eastern Europe, 1938-1941 / Robin Gates Elliott -- Picking up the pieces, the aftermath of Hiroshima / Janet Klug -- Postal censorship and military intelligence during World War II / Ann Elizabeth Pfau -- 1895 provisional and bisect postage due stamps, a result of the transfer of stamp production to the BEP? / Harry K. Charles, Jr. -- Sunday mail controversy, postal reform, and mail transportation / Diane DeBlois and Robert Dalton Harris -- "Why is a raven like a writing desk?" post office reform, collectible commodities, and victorian culture / Catherine J. Golden -- America's first carrier service, the U.S. City Despatch Post / Larry Lyons -- U.S. 1847 issues; stamps that changed the system / Harvey Mirsky -- From the pulpit to the post; anti-clericalism and communication in Orizaba, 1857-1867 / Rachel A. Moore -- Cheap postage; a tool for social reform / David L. Straight.
Subject Postal service -- History -- Congresses.
Postage stamps -- History -- Congresses.
Postage stamps. (OCoLC)fst01072793
Postal service. (OCoLC)fst01072885
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Lera, Thomas M.
Smithsonian Institution. Press.
Added Title Select papers, 2006-2009
Other Form: Print version: Winton M. Blount Postal History Symposia. Winton M. Blount Postal History Symposia. [vii], 166 p. (DLC) 2010016338 (OCoLC)609102429
Gpo Item No. 0910-F (online)
Sudoc No. SI 1.28:55

Available items only