Monday, April 22, 2013

Ruby Flynn

Ruby Flynn, named substitute city letter carrier for the Lexington Post Office, became the city’s first peacetime woman mail carrier in January 1963.  Mrs. Flynn did civilian work with the Navy Department during World War II.

-John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs

2013 Women's History Month exhibit by Deirdre Scaggs

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

That is my grandmother! She has been an inspiration to many. I am happy I came across this link and would like to see if you have additional photos.