Mabel Lee

Chinatown USPS Branch is Now Designated the ‘Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office’

Posted December 3, 2018 at 10:06 am

Today, the United States Post Office branch in Chinatown is receiving an official new designation. On July 24, 2018, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, of New York’s 7th District, introduced legislation in the House of Representatives to designate the Chinatown USPS branch as the “Mabel Lee Memorial Post Office.” It has since been signed as Public Law No: […]

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Doyers Street Post Office Edges Closer to Honoring Chinese American Suffragette

Posted March 26, 2018 at 5:02 am

The months-long effort to rename a bustling Chinatown post office to honor an iconic twentieth century suffragette is one step closer to reality. Introduced in the fall by Congresswoman Nadia M. Velazquez (D-NY), the United States House of Representatives last week passed the bill to rename the 6 Doyers Street facility to Mabel Lee Memorial […]

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