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[First day cover] : [centenary of the nursing profession]

Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
United States Postal Service, issuing body.
Publication:
[Washington, D.C.] : [United States Postal Service], [1961]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
United States
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
First day cover postcard featuring, on the left, a cachet of a nurse administering medication to a patient whose hand is shown holding a glass of water. The center of the posctard has a Washington, D.C. first day of issue cancel. The right side of the postcard has four 4 cent stamps showing a nurse lighting a candle. The stamps were issued by the U.S. Postal Service on December 28, 1961 to commemorate the centenary of the nursing profession.
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection; contact the copyright owner for permission before re-use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 10 x 17 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101625736 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D06913
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
United States Postal Service, issuing body.
Publication:
[Washington, D.C.] : [United States Postal Service], [1961]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
United States
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
First day cover postcard featuring, on the left, a cachet of a nurse administering medication to a patient whose hand is shown holding a glass of water. The center of the posctard has a Washington, D.C. first day of issue cancel. The right side of the postcard has four 4 cent stamps showing a nurse lighting a candle. The stamps were issued by the U.S. Postal Service on December 28, 1961 to commemorate the centenary of the nursing profession.
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection; contact the copyright owner for permission before re-use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 10 x 17 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101625736 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D06913