Kalamazoo Post Office records
Scope and Contents
The ledger lists various publications both daily and weekly.
- Kalamazoo Post Office (Kalamazoo, Mich.) (Organization)
Biographical / Historical
The new Post Office building opened on February 14, 1892. Due to a rapidly growing postal service, the Post Office doubled in size in 1904 and grew again in 1924. In 1939, a new Post Office building was constructed on West Michigan Avenue and the original building was torn down in 1940.
.5 Cubic Feet
82 items (82 ledgers)
Language of Materials
The ledger listed in the inventory below very poor condition: The front cover is torn from the spine and there are stains and faded writing on the cover. The ledger is written in both pen, pencil, and is legible. The size of the ledger is 7.5”x4.75”x0.25”. The documents are a mix of legal and letter size and are a typewritten.
- Kalamazoo Post Office Records Finding Aid
- Stephanie Chapman
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Western Michigan University Archives & Regional History Collections Repository
Charles C. and Lynn L. Zhang Legacy Collections Center
1650 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5307 US