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Doctor Franklin, postmaster general

Author: Ruth Lapham Butler; Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1928.
Series: Franklin monographs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Butler, Ruth Lapham, b. 1896.
Doctor Franklin, postmaster general.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1928
(OCoLC)612976724
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Lapham Butler; Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1267655
Description: vii, 200 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The establishment of postal service in the American colonies --
The colonial post from the passage of the Act of Queen Anne to 1753 --
The administration of the post office under Franklin and Hunter --
Accounting system during the Franklin administration --
Franklin and Foxcroft, 1762-1764 --
The Post Office Act of 1765 and the American Stamp Act --
The post south of Virginia --
The final period of the colonial post office, 1764-1774 --
Franklin's dismissal and the establishment of the constitutional post --
British and French packet mail service.
Series Title: Franklin monographs.
Responsibility: by Ruth Lapham Butler.

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