Visual display of the 100 years of progress by the women of America envelope

100 years of progress by the women of America envelope

  • July 19, 1948
  • An envelope featuring portraits of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott under a banner reading, "100 years of progress by the women of America, 1848-1948." The caption below reads, "these women called the first woman's rights convention at Seneca Falls, N.Y. on July 19-20, 1848." Attached are four three-cent postage stamps featuring portraits of Stanton, Mott, and Carrie C. Catt over the banner "100 years of progress for women, 1848-1948," all cancelled with a special first day of issue postage cancellation. The envelope is postmarked July 19, 1948 from Seneca Falls, N.Y.
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.50).

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Date
  • July 19, 1948
Language
  • English
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