Joy in the Mundane: Winter 2022
An Exploration of the Mailbox
mailbox, history of the mailbox
The topic our group chooses for this project is the mailbox. The theme for the Public History 2022 Winter term is: finding joy in the mundane. Since the initial covid-19 break out in 2019, there has been a shift in purchase behaviour which has doubled online sales. This said, mailboxes have become an item of daily use. Despite this, mailboxes have had importance for over a century previous to online purchases. The intention of this project is to provide the audience with an insightful lesson into history and to gain a greater appreciation for this mundane artefact, the mailbox
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences (FHASS)
© Leila Al-Khatib, Lena Fiona Bern, Zohra Zekria, Millicent Lin Jing Marchant
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Al-Khatib, Leila; Bern, Lena Fiona; Zekria, Zohra; and Marchant, Millicent Lin Jing, "An Exploration of the Mailbox" (2022). Joy in the Mundane: Winter 2022. 7.