List of Post-offices in the United States, with the Names of the Post-masters, of the Counties and States, to which They Belong: The Distances from the City of Washington, and the Seats of State Governments, Respectively; Exhibiting the State of Post-offices, on the 1st of June, 1828

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Way & Gideon, printers, 1828 - Postal service - 214 pages
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Page v - But if carried to any office in the state in which it is printed, whatever the distance may be, the rate is 1 PAMPHLET POSTAGE. Magazines or Pamphlets, published periodically, not exceeding 100 miles, ... iż cents per sheet.
Page v - A letter composed of two pieces of paper, is charged with double these rates; of three pieces, with triple; and of four pieces, with quadruple. " One or more pieces of paper, mailed as a letter, and weighing one ounce, shall be charged with quadruple postage ; and at the same rate, should the weight be greater.
Page iii - Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columhia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alahama, Louisiana...
Page v - Letters composed of two pieces of paper, double postage ; three pieces, triple', and four pieces, quadruple. Packets composed of one or more pieces of paper, or one or more other articles, and weighing one ounce, quadruple those rates, and in proportion for all greater weight. Every article sent in the mail, which is not either a newspaper, magazine, pamphlet, or legislative journal, is subject to letter postage, excepting...

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