2011-08-25 / Around the County
Railway Post Office Dog Day at the Railway Museum
US Postal Service offers special stamp cancellation
On Saturday, September 10, the Danbury Railway Museum will host a celebration honoring the legacy of Owney, the Railway Post Office dog. The US Postal Service will offer a special stamp and a one-day-only collectable stamp cancellation honoring Owney. A centerpiece of the day will be the museum’s newly-restored Pennsylvania Railroad circa-1910 Railway Post Office (RPO) car.