Authors

John Wanamaker

Publication Date

1-2-1890

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Description

This is a certificate or diploma naming Winfield Scott Shields Postmaster of Marion Center. He was appointed Postmaster on December 26, 1890. He executed a bond and took the oath of office on January 2, 1890. The document was authorized by John Wanamaker, and bears a seal for the Post Office Department of the United States of America.

Identifier

SH4

Keywords

Winfield Scott Shields, postal service, Marion Center, Postmasters, Pennsylvania

Rights

The digitized images of letters, photographs, and other items from the Shields Collection in the “Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War” exhibit are the property of the Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, Pa. These images may only be used for non-commercial, educational purposes under “Fair Use” guidelines. For additional information contact: HGSIC, 621 Wayne Avenue, Indiana, Pa. 15701; (724) 463-9600. Email ichistoricalsociety@gmail.com.

Source

The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana, PA; Shields Collection

Certificate Naming W. S. Shields Postmaster of Marion Center

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