Rediscovering Wisconsin’s New Deal Post Offices and Murals

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During the Great Depression, the federal government built nearly two thousand post offices.  Over a thousand of them were adorned with murals, sculptures, and other art works celebrating American workers, local histories, and significant events. Wisconsin Post Office Mural Guidebook, by David W. Gates Jr., tells the story of the historic post offices in Wisconsin.  The guidebook provides an account of all … Read More

USPS OIG reports on Emergency Suspension Process

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Personnel did not consistently comply with policies and procedures to ensure suspension decisions had an independent review, customers were appropriately notified, required approvals were obtained, or action plans were developed.

Top 13 must-see US post offices

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“I’ve found postmark collecting, as well as photographing post offices, to be a great way of documenting my travels across the U.S. A postmarked item tells you exactly where you’ve been and when you were there,” Evan Kalishm, editor of Going Postal, told FoxNews.com.