|LC Classifications||HE6495 .A8|
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Postal History Explore the past, glimpse the future. In the more than two centuries since Benjamin Franklin was appointed our first Postmaster General in , the Postal Service™ has grown and changed with America, boldly embracing new technologies to better serve a growing population. Around this period, in , an Office of Instructions and Mail Depredations was established as the investigative and inspection branch of the Post Office Department. The head of that office, P. S. Loughborough, is considered the first Chief Postal Inspector. About How the Post Office Created America. A masterful history of a long underappreciated institution, How the Post Office Created America examines the surprising role of the postal service in our nation’s political, social, economic, and physical development. The founders established the post office before they had even signed the Declaration of Independence, and for a very long time, it. How the Post Office Created America: A History. There is where Gallagher finds the great departure of the American postal system from all others. In , Parliament passed the Stamp Act, which levied taxes on the American colonies for their upkeep. which the Continental Congress of would transform into the Post Office Department.