Owney the Dog's Story, as Told by his Typist

Video Title
Owney the Dog's Story, as Told by his Typist
Description
Owney was a mutt who lived in the 1880s and 1890s. He befriended postal clerks and traveled by Railway Mail Service. In this short video, staff member Erin Blasco introduces Owney's story and explains how the museum uses Owney to connect the public with key Postal Museum stories, both online and in the museum. To learn more about Owney, visit http://npm.si.edu/owney and follow him on Facebook or Twitter! You can also download his free iPad e-book or watch it online.
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1,194
Video Duration
2 min 33 sec
Creator
National Postal Museum
Uploaded
2012-06-22T13:13:57.000Z
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SmithsonianNPM
Topic
Postal service;Letter mail handling;Stamp collecting
Youtube Category
Education
YouTube Channel
SmithsonianNPM
National Postal Museum
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Youtube videos