Postage and Revenue Stamps

1898 Farming in the West Stamp — Trans-Mississippi Exposition Issue

Scott Catalog no.286 on Postcard of Same Photo!

The Postcard features the photograph used as the basis of the artwork for the stamp! The stamp was issued June 1 - Nov 1., 1898. The postcard is from the Linen Era, is postally unused, and was pre-addressed to George. W. Wentz, Jr. of San Marco, Texas. There is an Allied Printing Trades Council, Union Label, Waumegan, Ill. insignia on the back. The stamp was cancelled (likely from another piece of mail), then affixed to the front of this postcard.

Condition is Excellent/Outstanding, with no folds, no stains, no writing.

Year/Era: 1898-1940
Condition: Excellent/Outstanding
Inventory no.: 389100172