TITLE

DID YOU KNOW?

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;10/27/2003, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the new postage stamp released in 2003 to honor Washington, D.C. Description of the stamp; Reason why Washington, D.C. was not included in the stamps made for each of the U.S. states in 2002.
ACCESSION #
11168415

 

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