Bullitt County History

1894 Postal Routes Map

This 1894 map of Bullitt County is excerpted from one titled "Post Route Map Of The States Of Kentucky And Tennessee" that was published by order of Postmaster General Wilson S. Bissell under the direction Of A. Von Haake, Topographer. This excerpt is shown here by the permission of David Rumsey Map Collection who holds the copyright to this image.

The legend below describes the various postal routes shown on the map. Note that the railroad routes followed the train schedule.

Map Legend
Map Legend

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