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4-cent Henry Quotation

4c Patrick Henry Quote single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1144
Description:

This American Credo issue stamp was issued to re-emphasize the ideals upon which America was founded and to honor those great Americans who wrote or uttered the credos. This features a quotation from Founding Father Patrick Henry. The quotation is from a speech Henry gave to the Virginia Convention in 1775. The stamp also features a small image of a torch and Henry’s signature.

United States; America; Patrick Henry; ideals; credo; American Revolutionary War; Founding Father; orator; political activist; torch; quotation; signature

Date:
January 11, 1961
Medium:
paper; ink (green, brown); adhesive / engraving
Museum ID:
1980.2493.5308
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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