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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue green); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Minnesota
United States of America
Date:
March 3, 1949
Description:
This Minnesota Territory Issue stamp commemorates the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Minnesota Territory. The Minnesota Territory was organized in 1848; the land encompassed an area that included the current state of Minnesota, as well as parts of North and South Dakota. The stamp depicts a pioneer with a Red River ox cart.
United States; Minnesota; Dakota; territory; state; pioneer; ox; centennial; animal
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.4073
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.4073