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0188: Ralph W. Brafford Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
"Sorting Mail in a Railway Post Office Car" from Association of American Railroads teacher's kit on railroad transportation, b&w These photos were part of a teacher's kit on teaching railroad transportation, published in 1954 by the Association of American Railroads. This car was known as an RPO car. Published in"The Stories Behind the Pictures, a Study of Railway Transportation for Teachers," Vol. 2, p.23
Subject Terms: Association of American Railroads RPO Railroads Railroad cars Railroad employees Railroad mail service
""Sorting Mail in a Railway P.O. Car", from Assoc. Amer. RR teacher's kit" (1954). 0188: Ralph W. Brafford Collection, 1918-1963. 39.