[Ans] Where did free rural mail delivery service begin in the United States on Oct. 1, 1896?



​ Step 1 : Introduction to the question "Where did free rural mail delivery service begin in the United States on Oct. 1, 1896?" Rural Free Delivery (RFD) is a service which began in the United States in the late 19th century, to deliver mail directly to rural farm families. Prior to RFD, individuals living in more remote homesteads had to pick up mail themselves at sometimes distant post offices