You sent these questions for Episode 200: Everyday Life in Early America. You also said you wanted to know more about transportation in early America.
In this episode of Ben Franklin’s World, Joseph Adelman, an Assistant Professor of History at Framingham State University and author of Revolutionary Networks: The Business and Politics of Printing, 1763-1789 (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019), joins us to further explore how the early American postal system worked and how people and mail traveled around early North America and the Atlantic World.
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