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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 867
5c Walt Whitman (1819-1892)
- Famous American Poet
 
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Scott 867 — 5c Walt Whitman :: Pane Single
Scott 867
5c Walt Whitman
Pane Single

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Issue:
(Scott 867)
Walt Whitman
Denomination:5-cent
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 70 (1 design)
Series:Famous Americans Poets
Issue Date:1940 February 20
Issue City:Camden NJ
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers: 
Vignette:C. A. Brooks / M. D. Fenton
 Lettering:W. B. Wells
Manufacturing Process:Letterpress
Printer:Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printed at:(BEP) Washington DC
PressType:Rotary
Stamps per Pane:70
Print Quantity:22,207,780
Processed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Color(s):Ultramarine
Orientation:Vertical
Perforation:10½ x 11
Plate Size:280 Subject Electric Eye Plates/Four panes of 70
Plate Number(s)[2] 22511 / 22512
 
 
Postal Bulletin 17863 - 1940 January 18
 
 
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