Susanna McLeod

Susanna McLeod

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Benjamin Franklin, Deputy Postmaster of British North America

Three post offices were opened in Canada by Ben Franklin – Montreal, Trois Rivieres and Quebec City. He also established a courier service between cities. Long before Confederation, before the War of 1812, and even before the American Revolution, settled regions of Canada and the United States were known as British North America. Amenities and… (read more)