Dave's United States Postage Stamp Collection

1942 Commemoratives

Kentucky Statehood: 3 Cent Violet. Commemorates the 150th aniversary of Kentucky statehood. The design depicts Daniel Boone and company gazing across the Kentucky River.

Win the War: 3 Cent Violet. Pictures the American Eagle and symbolizes the nations war effort and the ultimate goal of victory. Issued on the anniversary of Independence Day.

Chinese Resistance: 5 Cent Bright Blue. Issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the resistance of the Chinese people to Japanese aggression. A tribute to China's effort to preserve free govermnment principles for its people.

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