Kentucky Postmasters Appointments, 1832-1855

Descriptive Summary

Title
Kentucky Postmasters Appointments, 1832-1855
Creator
United States Postal Service.
Extent
1 Reel of microfilm.
Subjects
United States Postal Service.
National Archives and Records.
Post Office Dept.
United States.--General Services Administration.
United States.--Post Office Dept.
Postal service--Postmasters.
Postal service--Kentucky.
Kentucky--History.
Lists.
ppointments.
Registers
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by county and thereunder by city or town.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These are the records of the appointments of Kentucky Postmasters, 1832 - 1855. Organized by county, these records include the post offices, the names of the postmasters and the dates of their appointments. Names of the sureties for postmasters and amounts and dates of bonds are often given (up to 1844). Explanatory notes are listed on periodic entries.

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