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Six Original Sketches by FDR for Stamp Designs : Original Sketch

 

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5c Virginia Dare Small Die Proof, 1937
5c Virginia Dare Small Die Proof, 1937
5c Virginia Dare Small Die Proof, 1937
 

Above: 5c Virginia Dare Sketch by FDR, 1937
Left: 5c Virginia Dare Small Die Proof, 1937

 
Roosevelt’s design for the stamp commemorating the colony of Roanoke’s 350th anniversary featured an image of the first English child born in America. He requested the square stamp be 5c and in the color baby blue.

 
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