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Four Freedoms postal cover

Document | Accession Number: 2015.218.1

Envelope, first-day issue of envelope and stamps commemorating the "Four Freedoms." "Freedom of Speech and Religion, Freedom from Want and Fear" hand-cancelled on February 12, 1943. Envelope bears silk-screened imagery and four stamps in upper right corner bearing repeated statement "Freedom of Speech and Religion…" as well as postage-sized photograph of the Statue of Liberty and world flags and statement "The United Nations Fight For Freedom," addressed to Jack Middleton in Hubbard, Ohio.

Date
1943 February 12
Genre/Form
Postage stamps.
Extent
1 envelope.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Grace Grossman
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Record last modified: 2018-07-12 15:20:09
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