Arago: 25th Anniversary United Nations Issue

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25th Anniversary United Nations Issue

The 6-cent United Nations commemorative stamp was first placed on sale at New York City on November 20, 1970.

Released on the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations, the stamp bears the letters "UN," with the UN emblem placed in the middle of the U.

Designed by Arnold Copeland, the stamp was issued in panes of fifty, with an initial printing of 135 million.

Reference: Postal Bulletin (October 8, 1970).


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