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Senator Brien McMahon Issue

4c Brien McMahon single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1200
Description:

This Senator Brien McMahon Issue stamp features a portrait of McMahon, Senator from Connecticut who had a role in opening the way to peaceful uses of atomic energy through the Atomic Energy Act, which established the Atomic Energy Commission. McMahon served as chairman of the Senate Special Committee on Atomic Energy, and the first chairman of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

United States; Brien McMahon; United States Senate; politician; atomic; energy; commission; act; chairman; committee; portrait

Date:
July 28, 1962
Medium:
paper; ink (purple); adhesive / engraving
Museum ID:
1980.2493.5420
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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