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North Interior View of the New York Post Office

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Date made: 1845
Maker: Endicott, George
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 12 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.; 32.385 x 44.45 cm
ID number: DL*60.3792
Negative number: 2003-19820


Description:

Color print of the interior of a post office showing a long narrow room with balconies along two walls. Men work at a long table in a u-shaped enclosure of partitions containing slots. On the right are three circular enclosures containing openings with labels for towns into which men are sorting mail.