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Postage stamp

Description

Green National Capital Sesquicentennial postage stamp. The picture is the White House and a bit of its front lawn. There is a stamp made by the post office over the postage stamp. Postage was three cents.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"1800 WASHINGTON 1950 / THE WHITE HOUSE / NATIONAL CAPITAL SESQUICENTENNIAL" (printed)
"EASY WAY" (The rest is indecipherable, but there are two more lines beneath.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
wood (plant material)
Object type
Exchange Medium
Descriptive terms
ink
postage stamps
Stamp, Postage
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 7/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2689
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222743

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