#2754 – 1993 29c Cherokee Strip Land Run

U.S. #2754
1993 29¢ Cherokee Strip
Issue Date: April 17, 1993
City: Enid, OK
Quantity: 110,000,000
Printed By: American Bank Note Co
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Perforations: 11
Color: Multicolored
 
Issued to commemorate the centennial of the Cherokee Strip Land Run, this stamp celebrated one of the largest, most spectacular races in history. An 8-million-acre parcel of land in northwest Oklahoma, the Cherokee Strip was opened for settlement on September 16, 1893.   More than 1,000 entrants raced to stake a claim in what the New York Times had billed as the “greatest real estate deal of the century.”
 
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U.S. #2754
1993 29¢ Cherokee Strip

Issue Date: April 17, 1993
City: Enid, OK
Quantity: 110,000,000
Printed By: American Bank Note Co
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Perforations: 11
Color: Multicolored
 
Issued to commemorate the centennial of the Cherokee Strip Land Run, this stamp celebrated one of the largest, most spectacular races in history. An 8-million-acre parcel of land in northwest Oklahoma, the Cherokee Strip was opened for settlement on September 16, 1893.   More than 1,000 entrants raced to stake a claim in what the New York Times had billed as the “greatest real estate deal of the century.”