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Sick Leave recognition pin

Wearer:
Geraldine Letha Preston, 1920 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
metal
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
Illinois
Date:
c. 1971
Topic:
New Acquisitions  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Credit line:
Angela Kohler
Object number:
2018.2001.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm885e109c9-f002-4e9e-9106-487fc73c0890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2018.2001.1
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Eisenhower-type jacket

Manufacturer:
Thorton Tailor  Search this
Medium:
fabric (wool); metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width (Overall): 24 in. (60.96 cm) Height x Width (Shoulder): 19 in. (48.26 cm) Height x Width (Sleeve Length): 22 1/2 in. (57.15 cm)
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
c. 1956-1965
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Object number:
0.052985.256.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm852193187-3a77-4e0a-8043-38e3c5070dee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.256.1

$3 Special Tax Stamp: Retail Dealer in Opium, Coca Leaves, Etc. sheet of 10

Medium:
paper; ink (orange)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 × 13 1/4 in. (45.72 × 33.66 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1947
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8c8f36e79-f9ce-4fbb-b86c-dc0c8e1b0c2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.1

$12 Special Tax Stamp: Wholesale Dealer in Opium, Coca Leaves, Etc. sheet of 10

Medium:
paper; ink (purple)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 × 13 1/4 in. (45.72 × 33.66 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.2
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm816ea1e5e-41c9-489b-8327-39e038f3a5d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.2

$1 Special Tax Stamp: Dealer in Untaxed Opium, Coca Leaves, Etc. sheet of 10

Medium:
paper; ink (purple)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 × 13 1/4 in. (45.72 × 33.66 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.3
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm843cf07f1-2d14-4d16-9182-848d81fa8fd0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.3

$1 Special Tax Stamp: Laboratory Using Marihuana sheet of 10

Medium:
paper; ink (purple)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 × 13 1/4 in. (45.72 × 33.66 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.4
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ff5bc448-374d-48ca-b851-e59930c94140
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.4

$1 Special Tax Stamp: Practitioner Dispensing Opium, Coca Leaves, Etc. sheet 10

Medium:
paper; ink (purple)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 18 × 13 1/4 in. (45.72 × 33.66 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.5
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a73b8e8e-8788-4bdd-a24f-50bd87646cf8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.5

$1 Special Tax Stamp: Producer of Marihuana sheet of 10

Medium:
paper; ink (green)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 17 3/4 × 12 1/2 in. (45.09 × 31.75 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1945
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.212191.6
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm87d14a9ba-c63c-4a84-a46c-0d6df0e2f880
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212191.6

Tin can mailbox

Medium:
tin; paint
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 8 7/8 x 6 x 4 in. (22.54 x 15.24 x 10.16 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place of Destination:
Honolulu, Hawaii
Date:
c. 1930-1956
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Object number:
0.212455.1
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm892add272-9f5b-4f44-8209-d9ece189b47d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.212455.1
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USS Nautilus postmark handstamp

Maker:
Frank Holland  Search this
Medium:
wood; rubber; adhesive
Dimensions:
Other (Length x Width x Depth): 3/4 x 4 x 2 1/8 in. (1.91 x 10.16 x 5.4 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1958
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
0.221563.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm822f4216a-abeb-476a-8ff1-1828135ddbef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.221563.1

USS Nautilus pictorial cachet handstamp

Medium:
wood; rubber; sponge
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 x 1 in. (9.21 x 9.21 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 3, 1958
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
0.221563.2
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8936ffe54-c107-4d66-bece-07f214ae4937
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.221563.2
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USS Nautilus pictorial cachet handstamp

Medium:
rubber; wood; adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 4 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (10.16 x 9.53 x 9.53 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 3, 1958
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
0.221563.3
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e443f394-3da0-4311-8635-0e8890ea2b4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.221563.3
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USS Nautilus handstamp event cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA C51
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 4 x 9 in. (10.2 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Arctic
Place of Destination:
Washington, District of Columbia
Date:
Postmark: USS Nautilius / 11:15 pm / Aug 3 / 1958 / North Pole
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.221563.6
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm83acf5739-7f8a-4e9f-a5a6-51aacd7bb3c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.221563.6
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Shirt

Manufacturer:
Penn Garment Co.  Search this
Medium:
fabric (cotton)
Dimensions:
16 x 29 in. (40.64 x 73.66 cm)
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
United States of America
Date:
Before 1956
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Object number:
0.234863.4
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f5ae2c9f-f849-4be9-803a-400092e3a8f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.234863.4

Regulus 1 missile mail container

Medium:
metal; paint (blue, red, white)
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 11 x 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (27.94 x 29.21 x 29.21 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 8, 1959
Associated Event:
Regulus Missile Mail  Search this
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Object number:
0.234863.8
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm871ac816a-9aaf-4277-a204-b9a42a521ea5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.234863.8
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Regulus I Missile Mail container

Medium:
metal; paint (blue, red, white)
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 12 x 13 1/4 x 12 1/2 in. (30.48 x 33.66 x 31.75 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 8, 1959
Associated Event:
Regulus Missile Mail  Search this
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.234863.9
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81eb44683-b7f6-484a-a6e0-cdf977836460
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.234863.9

3c Merchant Marine large die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 939P1
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 6 x 8 in. (15.24 x 20.32 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
1946
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
0.242263.25235
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm83eb2ee16-f8bd-4613-96c7-7f05cd8dac89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.242263.25235

1000m Doar Ivri single with tab

Title:
Scott Catalogue Israel 9
Medium:
paper; ink (black blue)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 1/8 x 1 9/16 in. (5.4 x 4 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
ISRAEL (republic)
Date:
1948
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
0.245498.1.7.8
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81d03661a-1b87-49cd-bb29-b3278e877f45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.245498.1.7.8

Convair 880 airplane model

Medium:
plastic; metal; paint
Dimensions:
4 x 25 x 35 in. (10.16 x 63.5 x 88.9 cm)
Type:
Transportation Equipment & Models
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1959 - c. 1970s
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Object number:
0.255929.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8de10900f-093b-4d24-840a-3a3f1c41a393
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.255929.1

Pitney Bowes DM-3 postage meter

Medium:
metal; plastic
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 7 1/2 × 8 × 12 in. (19.05 × 20.32 × 30.48 cm) Weight: 14 lb.
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1950s-1960s
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
0.258801.1.1-3
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85fca9bcc-c411-4e4f-a79f-60568c53fdcc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.258801.1.1-3
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