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St. Lawrence Seaway Issue

4c St. Lawrence Seaway single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1131
Description:

This St. Lawrence Seaway Issue stamp commemorates the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway, a series of locks, canals and dams that connects the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean. The stamp features an image of a map of the Great Lakes, and intertwining emblems of a maple leaf and eagle, symbolizing the collaboration of Canada and the United States in the construction of the seaway.

United States; Canada; St. Lawrence Seaway; canal; lock; damn; Great Lakes; Atlantic Ocean; water; river; transportation; maple leaf; eagle; map

Date:
June 26, 1959
Medium:
paper; ink (red & dark blue); adhesive / engraving
Museum ID:
1980.2493.5277
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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