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Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

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Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Letter from T. W. Gibb of Hinesburg dated April 5th that notes Starksboro mail being mixed in with Hinesburg mail

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Cover of the letter from T. W. Gibb of Hinesburg dated April 5th

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Letter from L R Hobbin, First Assistant P. M. General describing mail deliveries to Starksboro from Richmond

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Cover of the letter from L R Hobbin, First Assistant P. M. General, post stamped Washington City DC

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Letter from Rob. Johnston, Second Assistant Postmaster General, appointment to Postmaster

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Cover of letter from Rob. Johnston, Second Assistant Postmaster General

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Letter from Francis Granger, Postmaster General, regarding dead letter return, page 1

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Letter from Francis Granger, Postmaster General, regarding dead letter return, page 2

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Letter from Francis Granger, Postmaster General, regarding dead letter return, page 3

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Cover of the letter from Francis Granger, Postmaster General

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Letter from H L Kinner, regarding no report of mail arrival and departures for Route No. 216

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Cover of letter from H L Kinner

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Accounting Summary (left hand part of a single report page - the right hand part is below)

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Accounting Summary (right hand part of a single report page - the left hand part is above)

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Reverse side of accounting summary (right hand part)

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Accounting Summary

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Receipt of payment to Contractor Wm A. Clark to Henry Mead

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Reverse side of receipt of payment to Contractor Wm A. Clark to Henry Mead

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Quarterly Audit to Elisha Ferguson from Elisha Whittlesey

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Cover of Quarterly Audit to Elisha Ferguson from Elisha Whittlesey, post marked Washington City DC

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Temperance meeting notice from Alonso Hyde

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Cover of temperance meeting notice from Alonso Hyde, post marked Burlington VT

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Receipt of payment to Contractor Henry Mead to E O Weed

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Reverse side of receipt of payment to Contractor Henry Mead to E O Weed

Elisha Ferguson Postmaster

Audit Letter for accounts as of 30 June 1844

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Cover of Audit Letter, postmarked Washington City DC

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Letter from H Bell regarding mis-delivered papers

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Cover of letter from H Bell regarding mis-delivered papers, postmarked Middlebury Vt with a large 5

These letters have been made available from the collection of Ruth Carpenter Hanson and may be used for personal and educational research with permission.   Some of these images may be available at a greater resolution.   Contibutions are appreciated if you use this material so that the programs and activities of the Starksboro Historical Society may be sustained and continued.
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