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1c ultramarine Franklin pair

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2005_6603_5_1_2

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1c ultramarine Franklin pair

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Title
1c ultramarine Franklin pair
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

Printed by the Continental Bank Note Company; New York; 1873-1879 [4].

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873-08-22
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Engravings
Notes
Citation/reference: Scott Catalogue USA 156
Content: Unused 1-cent Franklin with 'secret' mark located in the pearl at the left of the numeral '1'. It is a small crescent. All values from the 1-cent through 15-cent printed by the Continental Bank Note Company have an identifying 'secret' mark (each value differs).
Physical Description
Extent: White wove paper ink (ultramarine) gum
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c90a4f20-c626-012f-bc7c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1c ultramarine Franklin pair" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873-08-22. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1c ultramarine Franklin pair" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1873-08-22). 1c ultramarine Franklin pair Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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1c ultramarine Franklin pair