First Flight U.S. Air Mail - New General Post Office - Philadelphia, PA - Postcard, c. 1939


(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage Miller Art Co. postcard from the 1930s. It shows a view of the New General Post Office building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This postcard was mailed on the, "First Flight United States Air Mail - Rotary-Wing Aircraft - Philadelphia, PA - Camden, NJ - Experimental Route 2001", is stamped on the back. "First Official Autogiro Flight", is written on the front. 

"New General Post Office, Philadelphia, PA. Most modern Post Office in the world can be reached by four modes of transportation: Motor, Rail, Water and Air. Dedicated May 25, 1935.", reads the description printed on the back. 

The postcard is used and is in GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips, general stains. 

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