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Indiana Publicity Bureau advertising stamps circa 1950s

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1582 (Text) 00000106357858 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2018/9/20 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes twenty stamps issued by the Indiana Publicity Bureau probably in the 1950s. No date is given on the stamps. Among the images are the World War Memorial, Abraham Lincoln, the Indianapolis 500 Speedway, French Lick and West Baden. The perforated stamps advertise Indiana's parks, roads, culture, agriculture, and history. There are four sheets of stamps stuck together. Only one stamp ("Lakes, Forests, Streams, Fishing, Hunting, Outdoor Sports") appears to be missing.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Indiana Publicity Bureau advertising stamps, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note:
Finding aid online.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Commemorative postage stamps.

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