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Stamps- USA

I think that stamps are interesting and a worthy hobby to pursue, but I know practically nothing about them. Some of them in the album need to be rescanned, but the majority of my collection is packed away and will be scanned at some later date.

Most of my collection has been pulled off of envelopes.

So, in 2012 I finally got myself a Scott catalog. I think it would be very possible to get a complete run of US stamps from WWII to the end of the licking era. (Yes, I actually like the taste of stamp adhesive!) The majority of them sell for under a quarter. And that's the book price...reality is a lot lower. Not a single one...of the hundreds produced in that time frame...books for more than $20, not counting errors, which I would not consider part of the main set anyway...Hmm...Time will tell if I can pull it off, but I'm going to work on it.

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Stamps
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Stamps
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USA 1922 Nathan Hale
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USA 1922 Nathan Hale
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USA 1929 George Rogers Clark
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USA 1929 George Rogers Clark
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USA 1930 Air Mail
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USA 1930 Air Mail
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USA 1932 George Washington
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USA 1932 George Washington
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USA 1933 NRA
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USA 1933 NRA
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USA 1936-37 Jones & Barry
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USA 1936-37 Jones & Barry
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USA 1937 Constitution Swsquicentennial
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USA 1937 Constitution Swsquicentenni…
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USA 1937 Ordinance of 1787
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USA 1937 Ordinance of 1787
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USA 1938-54 George Washington
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USA 1938-54 George Washington
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USA 1940 Security, Education, Conservation, health for Defense
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USA 1940 Security, Education, Conser…
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USA 1943 Nations United for Victory
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USA 1943 Nations United for Victory
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USA 1944 50th Anniversary of Motion Pictures
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USA 1944 50th Anniversary of Motion …
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USA 1945-46 FDR Hyde Park
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USA 1945-46 FDR Hyde Park
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USA 1947 New York City Skyline
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USA 1947 New York City Skyline
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USA 1947 Thomas Edison
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USA 1947 Thomas Edison
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USA 1947 Thomas Edison
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USA 1947 Thomas Edison
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USA 1947 USS Constitution
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USA 1947 USS Constitution
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USA 1948 Gold Star Mothers
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USA 1948 Gold Star Mothers
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USA 1948 Youth Month
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USA 1948 Youth Month
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USA 1949 DC-4 Skymaster
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USA 1949 DC-4 Skymaster
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USA 1949 Final National Encampment of the GAR
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USA 1949 Final National Encampment o…
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USA 1950 Capitol Sesquicentennial
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USA 1950 Capitol Sesquicentennial
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USA 1950 Washington Sesquicentennial
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USA 1950 Washington Sesquicentennial
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USA 1952 NATO
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USA 1952 NATO
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USA 1954 Statue of Liberty
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USA 1954 Statue of Liberty
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USA 1954-68 Abraham Lincoln
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USA 1954-68 Abraham Lincoln
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USA 1954-68 John J  Pershing
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USA 1954-68 John J Pershing
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USA 1954-68 Thomas Jefferson
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USA 1954-68 Thomas Jefferson
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USA 1955 Armed Forces Reserve
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USA 1955 Armed Forces Reserve
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USA 1956 Harvey W  Wiley Pure Food and Drug 50th Anniversary
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USA 1956 Harvey W Wiley Pure Food a…
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USA 1956 Labor Day
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USA 1956 Labor Day
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USA 1956 Wild Turkey
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USA 1956 Wild Turkey
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USA 1957 American Institute of Architects Centennial
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USA 1957 American Institute of Archi…
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USA 1957 International Naval Review
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USA 1957 International Naval Review
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USA 1957 Polio
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USA 1957 Polio
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USA 1958 Gunston Hall
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USA 1958 Gunston Hall
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USA 1958 International Geophysical Year
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USA 1958 International Geophysical Y…
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USA 1958-59 Abraham Lincoln 1 cent
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USA 1958-59 Abraham Lincoln 1 cent
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USA 1958-59 Abraham Lincoln 3 cents
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USA 1958-59 Abraham Lincoln 3 cents
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USA 1959 Ephraim McDowell
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USA 1959 Ephraim McDowell
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USA 1959 World Peace through World Trade
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USA 1959 World Peace through World T…
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USA 1959-67 Statue of Liberty Air Mail
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USA 1959-67 Statue of Liberty Air Ma…
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USA 1960 Boy Scouts of America
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USA 1960 Boy Scouts of America
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USA 1960 John Foster Dulles
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USA 1960 John Foster Dulles
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USA 1960 Wheels of Freedom
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USA 1960 Wheels of Freedom
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USA 1960 Winter Olympics
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USA 1960 Winter Olympics
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USA 1960 World Refugee Year
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USA 1960 World Refugee Year
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USA 1960-61 Lincoln quote
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USA 1960-61 Lincoln quote
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USA 1961 Champions of Liberty Mahatma Gandhi
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USA 1961 Champions of Liberty Mahatm…
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USA 1961 Christmas
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USA 1961 Christmas
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USA 1961 Fort Sumter
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USA 1961 Fort Sumter
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USA 1961 George W  Norris
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USA 1961 George W Norris
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USA 1962 Arizona 50th
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USA 1962 Arizona 50th
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USA 1962 Charles Evans Huges
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USA 1962 Charles Evans Huges
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USA 1962 George Washington
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USA 1962 George Washington
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USA 1962 National Apprenticeship Program
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USA 1962 National Apprenticeship Pro…
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USA 1963-66 Flag over White House
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USA 1963-66 Flag over White House
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USA 1964 Register - Vote
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USA 1964 Register - Vote
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USA 1964 Sam Houston
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USA 1964 Sam Houston
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USA 1964 Verrazano Narrows Bridge
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USA 1964 Verrazano Narrows Bridge
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USA 1964 Winston Churchill
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USA 1964 Winston Churchill
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USA 1965 Herbert Hoover
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USA 1965 Herbert Hoover
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USA 1965-78 Frank Lloyd Wright
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USA 1965-78 Frank Lloyd Wright
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USA 1965-78 Franklin Roosevelt horizontal
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USA 1965-78 Franklin Roosevelt horiz…
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USA 1965-78 John Dewey
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USA 1965-78 John Dewey
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USA 1965-78 Oliver Wendell Holmes
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USA 1965-78 Oliver Wendell Holmes
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USA 1966 Migratory Bird Treaty
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USA 1966 Migratory Bird Treaty
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USA 1966-81 Franklin Roosevelt vertical
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USA 1966-81 Franklin Roosevelt verti…
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USA 1967 Gemini & Astronaut
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USA 1967 Gemini & Astronaut
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USA 1968 Daniel Webster Dartmouth College Case 1819
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USA 1968 Daniel Webster Dartmouth Co…
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USA 1969 Alabama
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USA 1969 Alabama
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USA 1969 Christmas
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USA 1969 Christmas
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USA 1969 Football
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USA 1969 Football
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USA 1970 Edgar Lee Masters
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USA 1970 Edgar Lee Masters
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USA 1970 South Carolina
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USA 1970 South Carolina
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USA 1970-74 Fiorello LaGuardia
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USA 1970-74 Fiorello LaGuardia
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USA 1971 Douglas MacArthur
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USA 1971 Douglas MacArthur
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USA 1971 Giving Blood Saves Lives
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USA 1971 Giving Blood Saves Lives
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USA 1972 BiCentennial Blacksmith
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USA 1972 BiCentennial Blacksmith
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USA 1972 Bicentennial Glass Blower
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USA 1972 Bicentennial Glass Blower
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USA 1972 Bicentennial hat maker
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USA 1972 Bicentennial hat maker
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USA 1972 Bicentennial wig maker
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USA 1972 Bicentennial wig maker
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USA 1972 Stamp Collecting
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USA 1972 Stamp Collecting
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USA 1973 Angus Cattle
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USA 1973 Angus Cattle
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USA 1973 Copernicus
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USA 1973 Copernicus
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USA 1973 Henry O  Tanner
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USA 1973 Henry O Tanner
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USA 1973 Mail Service getting stamps
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USA 1973 Mail Service getting stamps
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USA 1973 Postal Service Sorting
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USA 1973 Postal Service Sorting
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USA 1973 Rise of the Spirit of Independance
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USA 1973 Rise of the Spirit of Indep…
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USA 1973 Willa Cather
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USA 1973 Willa Cather
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USA 1973-74 Flags
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USA 1973-74 Flags
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USA 1974 VFW 75th
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USA 1974 VFW 75th
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USA 1975 Apollo-Soyuz
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USA 1975 Apollo-Soyuz
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USA 1975 Christmas
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USA 1975 Christmas
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