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United States Stamp Program — 1940
 
Scott 892
5c Elias Howe Jr (1819-1867)
- Famous American Inventor
 
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Scott 892 — 5c Elias Howe - Famous American Inventor
Scott 892
5c Elias Howe Jr
Pane Single
   
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Issue:
(Scott 892)
Elias Howe
Denomination:5-cent
Type of Issue:Commemorative
Format:Pane of 70 (1 design)
Series:Famous American Inventors
Issue Date:1940 October 14
Issue City:Spencer MA
Designer:William A. Roach
Engravers: 
Vignette:C. A. Brooks / L. C. Kaufmann / 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:20,264,580
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] 22628 / 22629
 
 
Postal Bulletin 18024 - 1940 September 05
 
 
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