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Accession number 2003.70
Catalog Number 2003.70.8
Object Name Envelope
Scope & Content Envelope from the first day of issue of the 3 cent Everglades National Park US postage stamp. The postmark reads, "Florida City, FLA. 9AM, Dec. 5, 1947". The image on the left is a scene of the everglades with flamingoes, alligators, and cranes. In a plaque within this scene is the figure of Osceola, which is labeled "OSCEOLA, Chief of the Seminoles 1838". A scroll at the top of this scene is labeled "Dedication - 1947, Everglades National Park Florida." There is a rectangle of yellow cardstock inside of the envelope.
Title Everglades FDC; Everglades National Park
Pub Date 1947
Condition Good
Imagefile 011\2003708.JPG
Size 6 1/2'' x 3 3/4''