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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (deep blue); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 4, 1948
Description:
This Swedish Pioneer Issue stamp commemorates the centenary of the coming of Swedish pioneers to the Mid-West region of the United States. The stamp depicts a Swedish pioneer with a covered wagon pulled by oxen moving westward.
United States; Sweden; pioneer; settlers; mid-west; westward; wagon; cattle; centennial
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.4027
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.4027