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Summary

Edited by the chief philately curator of the William H. Gross Stamp Gallery at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum, this book tells the economic, technological, cultural and political history of America through images of thousands of stamps and objects that are currently housed at the museum.

Subject

National Postal Museum (U.S.)

Category

Smithsonian History Bibliography

Notes

Cheryl Ganz is the Chief Curator of Philately at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum. M. T. Sheahan is a staff member at the William H. Gross Stamp Gallery at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum. Richard R. John is a historian and was a fellow at Smithsonian Institution's Woodrow Wilson International Center for Researchers.

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Book

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

2014

Topic

  • Postage stamps
  • Philately and Postal History
  • National Collections
  • Stamp collecting

Physical description

Number of pages: 137

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