#1608 – 1979 50c Americana Series - "Betty" Lamp

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U.S. #1608
1979 50¢ Betty Lamp
Americana Series
 
 
Issue Date: September 11, 1979
City: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed and engraved
Perforation: 11
Color: Tan, black and orange
 
One of four stamps depicting light sources from throughout our country’s history  issued to serve as a reminder that America is a shining beacon of liberty. Fueled by a love for freedom, truth, and reason, we continue to instill in future generations a desire to establish that which is true and just, not only in our country, but in other nations as well.
 
The iron “Betty” lamp was a primary source of light for settlers in the Plymouth colonies during the mid 1600s to the late 1700s.
 
 
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U.S. #1608
1979 50¢ Betty Lamp
Americana Series
 
 
Issue Date: September 11, 1979
City: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed and engraved
Perforation: 11
Color: Tan, black and orange
 
One of four stamps depicting light sources from throughout our country’s history  issued to serve as a reminder that America is a shining beacon of liberty. Fueled by a love for freedom, truth, and reason, we continue to instill in future generations a desire to establish that which is true and just, not only in our country, but in other nations as well.
 
The iron “Betty” lamp was a primary source of light for settlers in the Plymouth colonies during the mid 1600s to the late 1700s.