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World War II Patriotic cover

Description:

"Symbols Of Liberty"

The Minuteman and American eagle illustrate this serviceman's cover sent under Free Franking from Fort Logan, Colorado. Postmarked Fort Logan, Colorado, July 4, 1942. There is one letter (2002.2035.553.2) associated with this cover. The cachet is by Walter Poppenger of Akron, Ohio.

Date:
July 4, 1942
Markings:
FORT LOGAN / JUL 4 / 5-PM / 1942 / COLO. [cancel] Free [handwritten free frank in upper right corner] SYMBOLS / OF / LIBERTY [cachet] R.R. / Hold two / weeks / V.R. [on reverse side in upper left corner of envelope flap, handwritten in blue ink]
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
8.9 x 16.5 cm (3.5 x 6.5 in.)
Museum ID:
2002.2035.553
Place of Origin:
Colorado
Place of Destination:
Illinois

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