Wellington, NZ

The General Post Office in Wellington, capital city of New Zealand, after a fire in 1887, in the course of which all its records were lost. Photo by F.J. Halse of Wadestown, N.Z., originally published in Louis E. Ward’s Early Wellington, Whitecombe & Tombs Ltd, 1928.

Haverhill, MA

Haverhill, Massachusetts, on the Merrimack River, was a prosperous mill town with some lovely architecture. Notably, it also served as the inspiration for the Archie comics and was the home of Rob Zombie. And below, a later (?) Haverhill post office united with the Merrimack River.

PO Haverhill MA Flood