Voyageurs National Park Aerogramme

Voyageurs National Park Aerogramme

Technical Information

Issue:				Voyageurs National Park
Denomination & Type of Issue:	60-cent aerogramme
Format:				Aerogramme
Series:				Aerogramme
Issue Date & City:		May 15, 1999, Denver, CO 80266
Nationwide Sale Date: 		May 17, 1999
Photographers: 			Jim Brandenburg — Loon
				Kennan Ward — Aurora Borealis
				Joseph R. Pearce — Bull Moose
				Tom Bean — Man in Canoe
Designer:			Phil Jordan, Falls Church, VA
Art Director:			Phil Jordan, Falls Church, VA
Typographer:			Phil Jordan, Falls Church, VA
Modeler:			N/A
Manufacturing Process:		Offset
Printer:			Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP)
Printed at:			BEP, Washington, DC
Press Type:			Goebel, 043 Optiforma
Print Quantity:			4 million aerogrammes
Paper Type:			Block
Gum Type:			Water activated
Processed at:			BEP, Washington, DC
Colors (PMS Colors):		Magenta, Yellow, Cyan, Black
Card Orientation: 		Horizontal
Image Area:			1.46 x 1.50 in/37.1 x 38.1 mm
Overall Size:			8.50 x 11.65 in./215.9 x 295.9 mm
Full Pane Size:			N/A
Plate Size:			N/A
Plate Numbers:			N/A
Marginal Markings:		“{ USPS 1998”  Recycled logo followed by “recycled” 
Catalog Item Number:		223940 Aerogramme - $0.60
				223961 First Day Cancellation - $0.70

USPS Stamp News Release 99-054

How to Order First Day of Issue Postmark

You may purchase the new stamped aerogrammes at a local post office or philatelic center, address the stamped aerogrammes to yourself, and place them in a larger envelope addressed to:

1745 STOUT ST STE 100
DENVER CO 80266-9998

Requests for first day of issue cancellations must be postmarked by June 14, 1999.

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Last Modified: May 4, 1999. By Ed Dietz at