REMIX – Learning about mail administration in Canada and Britain is likely to help you sleep.


Learning about mail administration in Canada and Britain is likely to help you sleep.

Hey friends, so sadly I’ve been fairly ill the last week or so. I’ve been completely unable to record as my voice is wrecked. But I don’t want to leave you hanging so I’ve gone back to the archives and pulled this popular boring episode out of November 2021.

Learn about the processes and administration of mail in 19th Century Canada and proposals to improve the services in Great Britain with those new-fangled railroads

Story (03:18)

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Find General Instructions for the Guidance of Post Office Inspectors in the Dominion of Canada by Alexander Campbell

And A General Plan for a Mail Communication by Steam, Between Great Britain and the Eastern and Western Parts of the World by James MacQueen


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