Guide to the Oldest Mountains Stamp, 2002

Summary Information

Title: Oldest Mountains Stamp, 2002
Collection: AC.341
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Oldest Mountains Stamp includes the Greetings From America stamp sheet. Only the Appalachian stamp remains in place.

Creator: United States Postal Service

Biographical/Historical Note

Lonnie Busch illustrated the 50 Greetings From America stamps in 2002. The original uncut press stamp sheet contained two panes of 40 United States natural and man-made wonders. These included places, plants, animals, and structures from each region of the country.

Scope and Contents

The Oldest Mountains Stamp includes the Greetings From America stamp sheet. Only the Appalachian stamp remains in place.

Arrangement

This collection is housed in one archival folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

The provenance of this collection is unknown. The accession number is AC.2006.051. It was opened to the public in September 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, September 2006; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, September 2006

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.341: Oldest Mountains Stamp, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Stamp Sheet, 2002  Folder 1