Living History Program: Mail by Train
Library of Congress, FSA
Step back in time and join a Railway Mail Clerk for a look at this fascinating piece of railroad history.
Program begins at the Railway Post Office Car in the History Museum. Included in the Park Entrance Fee.
Did You Know?
The Union Pacific 'Big Boy' locomotive, one of 25 built to this design, weighs just under 600 tons - approximately as much as 83 adult male African elephants! It is on display at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, Pennsylvania. More...