Florida Centennial Stamp

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Title

Florida Centennial Stamp

Alternative Title

Florida Centennial Stamp

Subject

St. Augustine (Fla.)
Tallahassee (Fla.)
Postage stamps--United States

Description

A Florida Centennial postage stamp, along with identifying labels. The image of the Great Seal of the State of Florida is surrounded by the Old City Gates in St. Augustine on the left and the State Capitol Building on the right. The two images have the years of the centennial above them: 1845 was when Florida was admitted as a state, and 1945 was the centennial anniversary. The stamp cost three cents at the time.

Source

Photocopy of original postage stamp, 1945: Orlando Remembered Exhibit, Downtown Orlando Post Office, Downtown Orlando, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1945

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied postage stamp, 1945.

Is Part Of

Orlando Remembered Exhibit, Downtown Orlando Post Office, Downtown Orlando, Florida.
Downtown Orlando Post Office Collection, Orlando Remembered Collection, Orlando Collection, Orange County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

235 KB

Medium

1 postage stamp

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Old City Gates, St. Augustine, Florida
Florida State Capitol, Tallahassee, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by the Orange County Regional History Center and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Joshi, Ashis
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Old City Gates and Walls - St. Augustine, Florida: America's Ancient Walled City." ExploreSouthernHistory.com. http://www.exploresouthernhistory.com/staugustinegate.html.
"About the Historic Capitol." Florida Historical Capitol. http://www.flhistoriccapitol.gov/about.cfm.

Transcript

FLORIDA CENTENNIAL
1845 1945
STATE OF FLORIDA
IN GOD WE TRUST
3₵ UNITED STATES POSTAGE
St Augustine Gates Old Florida Seal State Capitol Building

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 postage stamp

Locations

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