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The home of the postmaster was the only private residence destroyed.
After fighting for the Confederacy, Samuel McAlister received a position as postmaster—a prestigious role singling him out as one of the few literate men in his town.
Thomas E. Logan, who had been appointed postmaster by Abraham Lincoln in 1864, was an active member of the 1868 Pioneer Club and the 1869 Capital Club.
Since retiring as the postmaster general for Clarksville 28 years ago, car restoration has been Garrett’s main hobby.
Her father was a photographer in addition to his job as postmaster of Unalaska.
The son of a postmaster, Bond was raised in Reading, Berkshire and came of age amidst the bombings, evacuations, and Kindertransport refugee trains of World War II.
Park became postmaster in 1841, hence the name Parkville.
That turnaround came in January of last year, when a new postmaster general, Megan J. Brennan, made another plea to Congress for help.
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