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1c Franklin single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 63
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
National Bank Note Company  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 17, 1861
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.219
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm830a04bdb-71d2-4952-b6ce-dbb4a707bfae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.219

1c Franklin single on circular

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 63
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
National Bank Note Company  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue)
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 9 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 1/4 in. (23.18 x 14.92 x 0.64 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
August 17, 1861
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2005.2004.1685
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8131b47b5-755e-4273-ad7e-92dcb8535113
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2004.1685

Bust of Benjamin Franklin

Manufacturer:
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, French, established 1756  Search this
After:
Jean-Jacques Caffiéri, French, 1725 - 1792  Search this
Subject:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Medium:
biscuit (bust); wood, gold (socle)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a: bust): 28 x 21 x 8.5 cm (11 in. x 8 1/4 in. x 3 3/8 in.)
H x W x D (b: platform): 9.8 x 24 x 21.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9 7/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
bust
Object Name:
bust
Place:
France
Date:
ca. 1790–1795
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane
Accession Number:
1926-22-447-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4727af37d-c2e7-409c-8b5d-0f71eaecea72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1926-22-447-a_b
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Figure

Subject:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Medium:
Molded, glazed and gilt earthenware
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38.5 x 18 x 11.5 cm (15 3/16 x 7 1/16 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Figure
Made in:
England
Date:
mid- 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt
Accession Number:
1931-43-35
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq479b06de7-2b06-4a08-9968-4e457bb95b25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1931-43-35

Medallion

Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Nini, Italian, active Italy and France, 1717 - 1786  Search this
Subject:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Medium:
Molded terracotta
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 1.7 × 12 cm (11/16 × 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Medallion
Place:
France
Date:
1777
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Accession Number:
1941-68-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b8eef9eb-eabe-400d-abba-bf798c26f178
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-68-1

5c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (red brown) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
USPOD Collection of Panama-Pacific Die Proofs  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.1.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85a6cab5a-ed51-4764-84fb-3f0c4cd5e75b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.1.1
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30c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 46P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (orange) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.1.11
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82c4f0b94-2cbb-4977-acfa-5c65dda6ec63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.1.11
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5c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (red brown) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.1.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e6f3fe40-6501-48c4-8b5d-a991556f1dcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.1.2
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1c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 40P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.1.5
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm860c03e82-ea6d-4d85-a5e0-c21ae1417bce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.1.5
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1c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 63P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.2.4
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm838acd057-ed5d-4cef-8e66-ffd0367ef531
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.2.4
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30c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 71P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (red orange) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.2.7
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e9d245a6-2fc9-434a-8ed7-6daf359726c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.2.7
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1c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 63P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.3.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm838b01311-c0d1-4340-b277-7e25d74c013b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.3.1
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30c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 71P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (orange) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.3.7
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85d3c4969-2090-4880-8997-5ca2023da53f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.3.7
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1c Franklin Panama-Pacific small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 112P2a
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
soft yellowish wove paper; ink (buff) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (page): 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.21 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.058223.4.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a3126db2-9353-4da9-bdf5-214ee5819b28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.058223.4.1
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5c Franklin single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson  Search this
Medium:
paper (thin bluish wove); ink (red brown) / engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/16 x 13/16 in. (2.96 x 2.06 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 1, 1847
Topic:
American Expansion (1800-1860)  Search this
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.151.11.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ecd48b4d-f0a5-4311-85ef-c0cf1ba36436
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.151.11.2
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1c Franklin Bowlsby coupon essay

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 63-E13
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 x 15/16 in. (5.08 x 2.38 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1867
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.151.80.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86df51989-92c3-4d96-a25b-e1fb814b70a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.151.80.2
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30c Franklin single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 71
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (orange)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1861
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
U.S. Classics  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.152.36.6
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8b8317b4d-d19f-4533-ae67-96dcbf100965
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.152.36.6
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1c blue Franklin re-issue single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 102
Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Printer:
National Bank Note Company  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1875
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.152.50.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8641bad91-e0eb-4171-91cf-853f29347d2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.152.50.1

Painting of Benjamin Franklin

Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Artist:
Lloyd Branson, 1853 - 1925  Search this
Medium:
canvas; wood; paint (oil)
Dimensions:
Overall (Framed): 92.1 x 75.9 x 8.3cm (36 1/4 x 29 7/8 x 3 1/4in.) Height x Width (Canvas): 31 1/2 x 25 in. (80.01 x 63.5 cm)
Type:
Art
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1898
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Object number:
0.283371.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm887cd7baf-10d3-4d25-b197-8090c5d387d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.283371.1

Painting of Benjamin Franklin

Depicts:
Benjamin Franklin, American, 1706 - 1790  Search this
Artist:
Charles Ayer Whipple, 1859 - 1928  Search this
Joseph-Siffred Duplessis, 1725 - 1802  Search this
Medium:
canvas; wood; paint (oil)
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (framed): 42 × 36 × 2 in. (106.68 × 91.44 × 5.08 cm)
Type:
Art
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1885-1911
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Object number:
0.283371.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ee78d804-ac26-43f2-94b3-bff9e7f49487
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.283371.2

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