For many Americans, the post office has become largely a conduit for bills and junk mail. But for more than 200 years, it played a central role in American life. In this episode, we explore the rise—and fall—of the USPS.
In this episode, the History Guys explore the rise – and fall – of our postal system. We consider the Post Office as a place where First Amendment dramas unfold and we take a ride on the Pony Express.