TITLE

Stamp dedicated to honor cultural celebration Kwanzaa

PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Jet;11/17/97, Vol. 92 Issue 26, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that a stamp commemorating the cultural celebration of Kwanzaa has been released by The Postal Service of the United States in time for the 1997 holiday season. Brief details about Kwanzaa, observed December 26-January 1; Mention of the seven principles of Kwanzaa.
ACCESSION #
9711253506

 

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