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Print, Signed First Day Issue Envelope for United States Postal Service Great River Road Stamp

This is a Print. It was designed by Herbert Bayer. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors.

Its dimensions are

Brochure: 15.7 × 8.6 cm (6 3/16 × 3 3/8 in.); Open: 15.7 × 17.3 cm (6 3/16 × 6 13/16 in.) Envelope: 9 × 16.5 cm (3 9/16 × 6 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Print, Signed First Day Issue Envelope for United States Postal Service Great River Road Stamp; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); offset lithograph on paper; Brochure: 15.7 × 8.6 cm (6 3/16 × 3 3/8 in.); Open: 15.7 × 17.3 cm (6 3/16 × 6 13/16 in.) Envelope: 9 × 16.5 cm (3 9/16 × 6 1/2 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-191-1,2

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