Paying the Postage in the U.S.
1776 - 1921

This internet display examines the relationship between postal rates, both government and private, and the mode of payment that would have been used to pay those postal rates and fees in the United States between 1776 and 1921.

The mounted collection will be exhibited at Washington 2006 World Stamp Show, May 26 - June 3, 2006

Internet presentation is here  
Clickable thumbnails of the mounted exhibit are here

An 8 page summary article (PDF file) is here

Richard Frajola (May 5, 2006)