3c Supreme Court Building single

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Title
Scott Catalogue USA 991
Description
This National Capital Sesquicentennial Issue stamp commemorates the 150th anniversary of the establishment of National Capital of Washington, DC. This stamp features the Supreme Court Building. For many years after the capital moved to the District of Columbia, the court met in the Capitol Building. The building was built in 1935 and designed by Cass Gilbert.
United States; Supreme Court; US Capitol Building; justice; judicial; law; building; capital; architecture; Washington, DC; District of Columbia
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National Postal Museum Collection
August 2, 1950
Object number
1980.2493.4093
Printer
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Topic
Architecture
Place
District of Columbia
United States of America
Medium
paper; ink (light violet); adhesive / engraving
National Postal Museum
Type
Postage Stamps