Guide to the Postmaster Appointments Collection 1902-1919
Cage 5080

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Postmaster Appointments Collection
ID
Cage 5080
Date [inclusive]
1902-1919
Extent
2.0 items
General Physical Description note
1.5 linear feet of shelf space
Location note
(MASC Staff Use) Map Case.
Language
English
Abstract
Collection containing certificates of postmaster appointments in towns in Washington and Pennsylvania in the early twentieth century.

Preferred Citation note

[item description] Postmaster Appointments Collection, 1902-1919

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains two items:

A certificate appointing Fred B. Goldsworthy as postmaster of Rosalia, Whitman County, Washington, dated April 4, 1919. Signed by Woodrow Wilson (note: probably a secretarial signature).

A certificate appointing James H. Porter as postmaster of New Wilmington, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, dated April 10, 1902. Signed by Theodore Roosevelt (note: probably a secretarial signature).

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2016

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

When this item was processed in 2016 from an old cataloging backlog, no acquisition information could be located (MS.2016.13).

Processing Information note

Megan Ockerman processed this collection in 2016.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Postmasters -- United States -- History -- Sources
  • Presidential appointments -- Specimens
  • Public Works.

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