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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 889
1c Eli Whitney (1765-1825)
- Famous American Inventor
 
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Scott 889 — 1c Eli Whitney :: Pane Single
Scott 889
1c Eli Whitney
Pane Single
   
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Issue:
(Scott 889)
Eli Whitney
Denomination:1-cent
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 70 (1 design)
Series:Famous American Inventors
Issue Date:1940 October 07
Issue City:Savannah GA
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers: 
Vignette:C. A. Brooks / J. T. Vail
Lettering: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:47,599,580
Processed at:(BEP) Washington DC
Color(s):Bright-blue-green
Orientation:Horizontal
Perforation:10½ x 11 
Plate Size:280 Subject Electric Eye Plates/Four panes of 70
Plate Number(s)[2] 22619 / 22620
 
 
Postal Bulletin 18024 - 1940 September 05
 
 
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