Where is RFD 3 located at?

I was looking up on my roots and my grandfather and grandmother had the address of RFD 3, I knew they lived in Hickory all my life. I cannot find where he worked and it was Highland Cordage

Company.

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  • Anonymous
    6 years ago
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    Rural Free Delivery (RFD), service begun in the United States in 1896 to deliver mail directly to farm families. Before RFD, rural inhabitants had to pick up mail themselves at sometimes distant post offices or pay private express companies for delivery. Free mail delivery began in cities in 1863, but it took more than 20 years of agitating by the National Grange for the service to be extended.

    RFD 3 should be associated with a Town and State in order to answer your question.

    Please provide more information.

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