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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Lynn came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Lynn in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Lynn. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Lynn is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Lynn post office opened in 1796.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Lynn:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

List of Post Offices in the United States (1870)
Published by the Government Printing Office

Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851)
Published by W. & J.C. Greer, Printers

U.S. Post Offices (1803)
Printed by order of the Post Master General

U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846)
Published by John T. Towers

George#&160;F. Cram Map of Massachusetts (1901)
Published by George F. Cram& Co.

Shell Oil Road Map for Massachusetts (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Lynn in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Lynn for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Lynn. See our Misc Page for Lynn for more information.


Railroad Mentions of Lynn:

Lynn was mentioned in the following schedule:

Canadian Pacific Railroad Time Tables (October 1899)

The official website for Lynn: www.ci.lynn.ma.us/

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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