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Railway postal clerks.

United States. Congress. House

Railway postal clerks.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Post Office Dept,
  • Postal service -- Employees,
  • Railway mail service

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesReclassification of railway postal clerks
    SeriesH.rp.739
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Post Roads
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16036610M

    In the United States, a railway post office, commonly abbreviated as RPO, was a railroad car that was normally operated in passenger service as a means to sort mail en route, in order to speed delivery. The RPO was staffed by highly trained Railway Mail Service postal clerks, and was off-limits to the passengers on the the UK, the equivalent term was Travelling Post Office (TPO). Railway Post Office clerks were considered the elite of the postal service's employees. The exhausting and dangerous job required passing challenging entrance exams. A passing score on the civil service exam was 97% or higher, requiring a clerk to sort pieces of mail an hour.

    These workers were considered to be the elite of the U.S. Postal Service during the mid s, a time when changes in the country (social, economic, community development, etc.) impacted the railway postal service and clerks. We study these topics through primary sources in the form of audio, video, documents, maps, artifacts, photographs and more. The Railway Mail Association (RMA) was originally The National Association of Railway Postal Clerks when chartered under the laws of New Hampshire in as a fraternal beneficiary association. In the name was changed to the RMA and lasted until when the Post Office Department renamed the Railway Mail Service as Postal Transportation Service.

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In the United States, a railway post office, commonly abbreviated as RPO, was a railroad car that was normally operated in passenger service as a means to sort mail en route, in order to speed delivery.

The RPO was staffed by highly trained Railway Mail Service postal clerks, and was off-limits to the passengers on the train. In the UK and Ireland, the equivalent term was Travelling Post Office.

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