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Diadem Issue ink recipes and trial color proofs

Title:
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 23TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 24TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 25TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 26TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 27TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 28TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 29TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 30TC
Scott Catalogue New South Wales 31TC
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 9 1/16 x 4 3/16 in. (23 x 10.7 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
New South Wales (British colony; Australian state)
Date:
1853
Object number:
0.217932.25.1
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22c Mary McLeod Bethune single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2137
Depicts:
Mary McLeod Bethune, American, 1875 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 5, 1985
Topic:
Education & Teaching  Search this
Black Heritage  Search this
Women's Heritage  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.425
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Damaged pneumatic mail cover with apology label

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 5 × 6 1/8 in. (12.7 × 15.56 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
April 28, 1904
Object number:
2014.2027.3
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3c Susan B. Anthony single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 784
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark violet); pencil / engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 7 x 4 in. (17.78 x 10.16 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1936
Object number:
0.209045.16
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32c+8c Breast Cancer Research single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA B1
Printer:
Avery Dennison  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); self-adhesive/ photogravure
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 9/16 × 1 in. (3.97 × 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 29, 1998
Topic:
Health & Medicine  Search this
Humanitarian Causes  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2000.2021.144
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Photograph of Army pilot Lt. Torrey Webb on first day of airmail service

Medium:
paper; photo-emulsion
Type:
Photographs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
May 15, 1918
Credit line:
National Postal Museum, Curatorial Photographic Collection Photographer: Unknown
Object number:
A.2006-2
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Yellowstone Hotel Owney tag

Honoree:
Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897  Search this
Medium:
metal (brass)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Type:
Seals, Symbols & Signage
Place:
Montana
United States of America
Date:
1888-1897
Object number:
0.052985.373
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$1 Queen Isabella Pledging Her Jewels plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 241P
Medium:
paper; ink (salmon) / engraved
Dimensions:
14.2 x 21.7 cm (5 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Object number:
0.203453(1).22.82
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$4 Queen Isabella & Columbus single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 244P
Medium:
paper; ink (crimson lake) / engraved
Dimensions:
14.2 x 21.7 cm (5 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Object number:
0.203453(1).22.85
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V-mail stationery

Medium:
paper; cardboard; ink
Type:
Postal Stationery
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c 1942-1945
Associated Event:
World War II  Search this
Object number:
0.236651.1.1-.29
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Tractor-trailer model

Medium:
metal; rubber; plastic
Dimensions:
4.5 x 3.75 x 7.5 in. (11.43 x 9.525 x 19.05 cm)
Type:
Transportation Equipment & Models
Place:
United States of America
Date:
20th century
Object number:
0.241840.1.1
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1c Columbus in Sight of Land sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 230
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (deep blue) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.1
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$1 Queen Isabella Pledging Her Jewels sheet of 100

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 241
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (salmon) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.12
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2c Landing of Columbus sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 231
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (brown violet) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer Image courtesy of Harry Hagendorf, Columbian Stamp Company.
Object number:
2001.6601.2
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Pilot Eddie Gardner's aviation leggings

Wearer:
Eddie Gardner, American  Search this
Medium:
leather; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 12 × 4 1/4 × 4 1/2 in. (30.48 × 10.8 × 11.43 cm)
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1918-1919
Object number:
1982.0157.522
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List of the first airmail mechanics and pilots

Medium:
paper; ink; pencil
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 10 1/2 × 8 in. (26.67 × 20.32 cm)
Type:
Archival Material
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.705
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10c Washington on Burlington, IA cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2
Printer:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (black) / handwritten; engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 3/16 x 5 3/8 in. (8.1 x 13.6 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Burlington, Iowa
Place of Destination:
Morristown, Pennsylvania
Date:
c. 1850
Object number:
2003.2019.1
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10c Washington bisect on cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2a
Printer:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (black; red) / handwritten; handstamped; engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 x 5 9/16 in. (7.62 x 14.13 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Gardiner, Maine
Place of Destination:
Brattle borough, Vermont
Date:
May 5, 1851
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2003.2019.3
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10c Washington bisect on cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2a
Printer:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (black; blue ) / handwritten; handstamped; engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 x 5 1/4 in. (7.62 x 13.34 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
Wisconsin
Place of Origin:
Wisconsin
Date:
June 3, 1851
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2003.2019.5
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5c Franklin on Hyde Park, NY cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1
Printer:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson  Search this
Medium:
paper(bluish); ink (red brown); engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 5/8 x 4 11/16 in. (6.67 x 11.91 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
Liverpool, GREAT BRITAIN
Place of Origin:
Hyde Park, New York
Date:
June 18, 1848
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2003.2019.6
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