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5-cent Re-engraved Washington

5c George Washington single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1283B
Description:

This Prominent Americans Issue stamp depicts George Washington, the first President of the United States. Washington is one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He was born in the Colony of Virginia in 1732. He served in the Virginia Regiment during the French and Indian War, also known at the Seven Years Wars. He later went on to serve as the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He was elected unanimously by the Electoral College in 1789 to serve as the first President of the United States.

United States; Virginia; George Washington; Mt.Vernon; French and Indian War; American Revolutionary War; commander-in-chief; president; military; portrait

Date:
November 17, 1967
Medium:
paper; ink (blue); adhesive; tagging / engraving
Museum ID:
1980.2493.5552
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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