Oldest continuously operating Post Office in the nation celebrates 200th birthday


Brattleboro Reformer: On Thursday, Aug. 4, the Hinsdale, N.H., Post Office, the oldest continuously operating post office in the United States, will be celebrating its 200th birthday, and the public is invited to the party.”We would like to have as many people as would like to come, to share with us,” said Hinsdale Postmaster Cindy Mason. “The town band is going to play, and we’re going to have a wonderful cake.”The post office has created T-shirts and tote bags to commemorate the event, as well as a special hand-stamped cancellation.  Read more.

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