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Depicts:
John Muir, American, 1838 - 1914  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / lithography
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
February 3, 1998
Description:
This Celebrate the Century Issue stamp depicts preservationist John Muir and Yosemite Valley, California. He was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author, and an advocate for the preservation of wilderness in the United States and the National Park Service. He was the founder of the Sierra Club.
United States; Scotland; Yosemite Vallery; California; John Muir; preservationist; conservationist; naturalist; author; wilderness; forest; nature; landscape; National Park Service; Sierra Club
Topic:
The Environment  Search this
Humanitarian Causes  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1998.2010.874
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2010.874