Postmen of the Skies

National Postal Museum
April 18, 2018
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Superintendent of the Airmail Service Benjamin Lipsner’s list for the first hires of the Post Office Department’s airmail service. Lipsner made several notes, removing and adding potential staff as hiring time approached. The service began on August 12, 1918.

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