Arago: 100th Anniversary Nevada Statehood

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100th Anniversary Nevada Statehood

This 5-cent stamp commemorating the 100th anniversary of Nevada statehood was first placed on sale through the Carson City, Nevada, post office on July 22, 1964.

Designed by William K. Schrage, the stamp features a view of Virginia City, a major tourist attraction in the state.

This stamp was printed on the Giori press and issued in panes of fifty stamps each. An initial printing of 120 million stamps was authorized.

Reference:

Postal Bulletin (June 11, 1964).


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