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FEDERAL RESERVE BANK
OF NEW YORK
r Circular No. 2 6 8 9 1
L September 9, 1943 J

POSTAL UNIT NUMBERING SYSTEM
To all Member Banks and Others Concerned
in the Second Federal Reserve District:

In view of the establishment by the United States Post Office Department of a
"Postal Unit Numbering System" whereby, in order to facilitate the distribution of
incoming mail in certain cities, numbers have been assigned to postal delivery units in
such cities, it is requested that all mail addressed to the head office of this bank or the
Buffalo Branch contain the appropriate postal unit number as indicated below:
Federal Reserve Bank of New York,
Federal Reserve P. 0. Station,
New York 7, N. Y.
Buffalo Branch,
Federal Reserve Bank of New York,
270 Main Street,
Buffalo 2, N. Y.

Mail intended for a particular department (including the Savings Bond Redemption
Department at 51 Pine Street and the Foreign Funds Control Department at 70 Pine
Street) should be addressed as above and the name of the department should be added
at the lower left-hand corner of the envelope.
In order that we may revise our mailing lists to include the appropriate postal unit
numbers in addresses to which numbers have been assigned, we are enclosing with each
copy of this circular mailed to cities where numbers have been assigned, a self-addressed
post card containing the mailing address of the addressee as it appears on our mailing
list. It will be appreciated if each recipient of such a card will insert the appropriate
number in such address and return the card to us.
"Whenever you send us a communication which may require a reply, please insert the
appropriate postal unit number in your return address on each such communication.
Whenever you send us the application of a third person for the issuance, exchange or
redemption of United States Government obligations, or any other communication requiring us to communicate with a third person, please endeavor to have the appropriate postal
unit number included in such person's mailing address.




ALLAN

SPROUL,

President.

Your address as shown in our records is:

If

Postal Unit Numbers have been

assigned in your city and the appropriate
number is not contained in the above
address, please insert such number below
and return this card to the Federal
Reserve Bank of New York. If any other
change is required in the above address
please indicate such change on this card.

Postal Unit Number




( T H I S S I D E OF"CARD IS FOR A D D R E S S )

Federal Reserve Bank of New York




Federal Reserve P. O. Station
New York 7, N. Y .


Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63102