paper; ink (bright red violet); adhesive / engraving
United States of America
November 4, 1948
This Will Rogers Issue stamp features a portrait of Will Rogers. Rogers was a humorist and political commentator. He was also a rodeo and vaudeville performer and motion picture actor. Rogers was born in Indian Territory, later known as Oklahoma, and was of Cherokee descent.
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