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American history through United States stamps a philatelic education program by Omega Williamson

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Published by Western Postal History Museum in [Tucson, Ariz.] .
Written in English



  • United States


  • History on postage stamps.,
  • United States -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Omega Williamson.
ContributionsWestern Postal History Museum (Tucson, Ariz.)
LC ClassificationsHE6185.U5 W54
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5253591M
LC Control Number75326532

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