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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 861
3c Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
- Famous American Author
 
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Scott 861 — 3c Ralph Waldo Emerson :: Pane Single
Scott 861
3c Ralph Waldo Emerson
Pane Single

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Issue:
(Scott 861)
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Denomination:3-cent
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 70 (1 design)
Series:Famous American Authors
Issue Date:1940 February 05
Issue City:Boston MA
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers: 
Vignette:C. T. Arlt / G. Roberts
 Lettering: W. B. Wells  / J. T. Vail
Manufacturing Process:Letterpress
Printer:Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printed at:(BEP) Washington DC
PressType:Rotary
Stamps per Pane:70
Print Quantity:53,260,270
Processed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Color(s):Bright-purple
Orientation:Vertical
Perforation:10½ x 11
Plate Size:280 Subject Electric Eye Plates/Four panes of 70
Plate Number(s)[4] 22480 / 22481 / 22482 / 22491
 
 
Postal Bulletin 17850 - 1939 December 29
 
 
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