Dave's United States Postage Stamp Collection
National Guard: 3 Cent Bright Blue. Issued in recognition of the vital contributions the National Guard of the United States has made to this country in both peace and war.
Ohio Statehood: 3 Cent Chocolate. The Great Seal of the state of Ohio is superimposed over a map of the state in celebration of the 150th anniversary of Ohio's sdmission the Union.
Washington Territory: 3 Cent Green. Commemorates the 100th anniversary of the organization of the Washington territory, showing early pioneers gazing at the great expanse of water and a horizon jagged with mountains.
Louisiana Purchase: 3 Cent Violet Brown. This stamp was issued to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase, 1803.
Opening of Japan Centennial: 5 Cent Green. Commemorates the 100th anniversary of Commodore Matthew Perry's negotiations with Japan which opened her doors to foreign trade after more than two hundred years of isolation.
American Bar Association: 3 Cent Rose Violet. A special stamp commemorating the 75th anniversary of the American Bar Association and depicting four figures representing "Wisdom", "Justice", "Divine Inspiration" and "Truth".
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