Marion Wolcott photo of Kentucky Mailman 1940

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Not only did the mailman deliver mail in the Kentucky rural mountains, he also delivered local news to the customers on his route. This picture shows him discussing local events with a mountaineer who lives up a creek bed on the South Fork of the Kentucky River, near Jackson, Kentucky

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990, photographer
in Jackson, KY USA


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