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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Oklahoma
United States of America
Date:
October 15, 1948
Description:
This Indian Centennial Issue stamp commemorates the centennial of the relocation of the “Five Civilized Tribes” – the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee and Seminole – to the Indian Territory, later known as Oklahoma, as part of the Indian Removal Act of 1830. The stamp features a map of the Indian Territory and the seals of the five tribes.
United States; Oklahoma; Indian Territory; Native American; American Indian; map
Topic:
American Indian Heritage  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Organizations & Associations  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.4055
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.4055