Arago: Centenary of the Homestead Act Issue

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Centenary of the Homestead Act Issue

4c Homestead Act Centenary plate proof

Scott Catalogue USA: 1198
Description:

Certified plate proofs are the last printed proof of the plate before printing the stamps at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. These plate proofs are each unique, with the approval signatures and date. For postal scholars these plates provide important production information in the plate margin inscriptions, including guidelines, plate numbers, and initials of the siderographer, or person who created the plate from a transfer roll.

Plate No.27149

Denomination: 4c

Subject: Sod Hut and Settlers, Homestead Act Centenary Issue

Color: slate

Date:
March 30, 1962
Medium:
paper; ink (slate) / engraving
Museum ID:
0.258777.78
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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