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The letter as a means of communication is one of the oldest objects in the collection of the Museum Foundation for Post and Telecommunications.

© Foto: Michael Erhart

The archive presents, from the envelope to the complete letter, letters with the most diverse contents. Among them are field letters, letters from the time of the German division, everyday letters from the 19th and 20th centuries, friendship and love letters, etc. The total number of all letters is almost 120,000.

From this extensive collection, about 3,000 digitized letters are available in the online databases.
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