The Wild World of Logistics!
On this episode, we’re exploring the wild world of logistics – from the original Amazon (the US Postal Service) to the, well, actual Amazon. We’re taking a peek behind these “hidden” infrastructures and seeing how they impact our urban areas.
Books I mentioned on this episode
Learning from Logistics by Clare Lyster
How the Post Office Created America by Winifred Gallagher
Public Things by Bonnie Honig
Urban Omnibus on the Little Black Boxes in our urban areas
A brief early history of the US Postal Service and its role as the original logistics provider in the nation
Transcontinental Airmail Map, 1924
Geography of Logistics and Architecture