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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / engraving, lithography
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
October 26, 1964
Description:
This Homemakers issue stamp commemorates the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Smith-Lever Act, which created cooperative extension services through the United States Department of Agriculture that helped improve home life. The stamp was issued in conjunction with the annual meeting of the National Extension Homemakers Council. The stamp features an image of a farm scene embroidery sampler.
United States; homemaker; Smith-Lever Act; Department of Agriculture; farm; embroidery
Topic:
Family & Children  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5492
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8c7119513-ca03-4c8b-a9bb-117a169b4f80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5492