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Postage Stamps And Postal History Of Hamburg - Historical Development
... In 1649, a Danish post office opened in Hamburg ... In the 17th century, the Thurn und Taxis post settled down in Hamburg the post and goods carriage, with royal privileges, was established between Hamburg and ... After the end of the French occupation, several post offices were re-established in Hamburg ...

Famous quotes containing the words post and/or city:

    To the old saying that man built the house but woman made of it a “home” might be added the modern supplement that woman accepted cooking as a chore but man has made of it a recreation.
    —Emily Post (1873–1960)

    You’ve been trying to keep an honest accounting of city monies. You’ve been dealing with politicians. You’ve been standing up for your own rights, haven’t you? Naturally you landed in jail.
    Dalton Trumbo (1905–1976)