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3c Open Globe Projection single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Liberia 379
Medium:
paper; ink (gray, blue, black); adhesive / lithography
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.5 x 4.5 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
LIBERIA (republic)
Date:
December 10, 1958
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Maps  Search this
Humanitarian Causes  Search this
Object number:
1977.1119.6.9.4
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6c Columbus Welcomed at Barcelona plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 235P
Medium:
paper; ink (purple) / engraved
Dimensions:
14.2 x 21.7 cm (5 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Object number:
0.203453(1).22.76
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2c Panama-Pacific Exposition block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 398b
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine lake) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. (4.76 x 6.35 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1913
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.230499.1.1-4
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Taussig US first airmail flight signed by Woodrow Wilson cover and letter

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA C3
Signer:
Woodrow Wilson, American, 1856 - 1924  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 4 11/16 x 7 5/16 in. (11.9 x 18.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
District of Columbia
Place of Destination:
New York
Date:
May 15, 1918
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Object number:
1978.0014.1
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$2 Beer revenue stamp proof single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA REA29P4
Depicts:
Alexander Hamilton, American, 1757 - 1804  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
National Bank Note Company  Search this
Medium:
card; ink (red brown, black) / engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 15/16 x 2 7/8 in. (7.4 x 7.3 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1871
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Object number:
1999.2018.467
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5c Columbus Soliciting Aid from Queen Isabella sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 234
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (chocolate) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.5
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6c Columbus Welcomed at Barcelona sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 235
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (purple) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.6
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John Lennon's stamp album

Medium:
paper; ink; board
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 8 1/2 × 6 11/16 × 3/4 in. (21.59 × 16.99 × 1.91 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
GREAT BRITAIN
Date:
c. 1950
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Credit line:
Museum Purchase
Object number:
2005.2018.1
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Nathanael Greene free frank on Valley Forge cover

Writer:
Nathanael Greene, American, 1742 - 1786  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink; wax seal (red)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 5/8 x 5 3/4 in. (9.21 x 14.61 cm) Height x Width (unfolded): 8 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. (20.96 x 32.39 cm) Height x Width (completely unfolded): 12 1/2 x 16 in. (31.75 x 40.64 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
Connecticut
Place of Origin:
Pennsylvania
Date:
April 2, 1778
Topic:
Early Nation's Period (1776-1800)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2027.4
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50c Recall of Columbus plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 240P
Medium:
paper; ink (slate blue) / engraved
Dimensions:
14.2 x 21.7 cm (5 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Object number:
0.203453(1).22.81
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30c Columbus at La Rabida sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 239
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (orange brown) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.10
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50c Recall of Columbus sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 240
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (slate blue) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.11
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3c Flagship of Columbus sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 232
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (green) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.3
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4c ultramarine Fleet of Columbus sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 233
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (ultramarine) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.4
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8c magenta Columbus Restored To Favor sheet of one hundred

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 236
Medium:
paper (soft porous white wove paper); ink (magenta) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1893
Credit line:
Courtesy Dr. Edward and Joanne Dauer
Object number:
2001.6601.7
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Airmail flag

Medium:
silk
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (mounted on support): 24 7/8 × 37 5/8 × 1/8 in. (63.18 × 95.57 × 0.32 cm)
Type:
Structures & Furnishings
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1924-1926
Topic:
The Roaring Twenties (1920-1929)  Search this
Object number:
0.232972.1
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Post route map of Maryland, Delaware, and D.C.

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 35 1/2 × 51 in. (90.17 × 129.54 cm)
Type:
Archival Material
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 1917
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.811
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Pilot Eddie Gardner's aviation leggings

Wearer:
Eddie Gardner, American  Search this
Medium:
leather; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 12 × 4 1/4 × 4 1/2 in. (30.48 × 10.8 × 11.43 cm)
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1918-1919
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
The Roaring Twenties (1920-1929)  Search this
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.522
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Pilot Eddie Gardner's goggle storage case

User:
Eddie Gardner, American  Search this
Medium:
canvas; paper; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (closed): 4 3/16 × 3 × 1 13/16 in. (10.64 × 7.62 × 4.6 cm) Height x Width x Depth (open): 6 5/8 × 3 × 1 5/16 in. (16.83 × 7.62 × 3.33 cm)
Type:
Employee Gear
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1918-1919
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.524.2
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Airmail schedule dispatch board

Associated Person:
Eddie Gardner, American  Search this
Max Miller, American  Search this
Medium:
wood; plastic; paper
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 20 7/16 × 24 3/8 × 3/4 in. (51.91 × 61.91 × 1.91 cm)
Type:
Transportation Equipment & Models
Place:
Maryland
Date:
c. 1918-1929
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.589
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