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Christmas and Easter seals stamp collection : and related material, 1907-1984.
BANC MSS 2012/119 oversize box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Christmas and Easter seals stamp collection: and related material, 1907-1984

Creator/Contributor:

Doerr, Edward, 1902-1984, creator, collector.

Creator/Contributor:

National Easter Seal Society (U.S.)

Creator/Contributor:

American Lung Association

Creator/Contributor:

National Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease Association

Creator/Contributor:

American Red Cross

Abstract:

Contains two separate stamp collecting albums for Christmas and Easter Seals. Albums contain single stamps and sheets. Christmas Seals album contents include the first seal issued in 1907 by the American Red Cross through 1983 by the American Lung Association. The Easter Seals album contains stamps from the first seal issued in 1934 to the 50th year of Easter Seals stamp in 1984. Includes two handwritten inventories of the album contents. Also includes related materials concerning stamp collecting such as the publication, The Pennant (Vol. 35, No. 3, July-Sept. 1948) containing Christmas Seal images from 1907 to 1948, four National Tuberculosis Association inventory sheets of stamp images covering the years 1907 to 1971, correspondence, dealer price lists, etc.

Date:

1907 (issued)

Subject:

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Doerr, Edward -- 1902-1984 -- Archives
Seals and labels (Philately) -- United States
Stamp collecting -- Societies, etc

Note:

Christmas and Easter seals stamp collection,1907-1984, BANC MSS 2012/119, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer ; from Regional Oral History Office ; 19990204.
Edward Doerr was born and raised in Lehr, North Dakota. He graduated from the University of North Dakota in 1926 and taught school in Ashley, North Dakota for six years before becoming Superintendant of Schools in McIntosh County. He moved to Lodi, California in 1948.
In English.

Type:

Stamp albums.

Physical Description:

print
1 oversize box (0.4 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2012/119 oversize box 1

Origin:

United States