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Postage stamps ephemera. Box 6A, Great Britain 1.

  • Ephemera

About this work

Description

Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves: stamps, presentation packs, first day covers and postmarks for Great Britain on medical and health related themes. Includes: 1912 stamp with additional medicine duty overprinted, Red Cross centenary congress (1963), Joseph Lister and the centenary of antiseptic surgery (1965) including a Royal infirmary of Edinburgh cover, British discoveries (1967, radar, penicillin, television, jet engine), British flora (1967), Florence Nightingale 1820-1910 (9d stamp), David Livingstone 1813-1873 (1973), Health & handicap charities (1975), decoding DNA / M. Curtis (1999), Darwin's theory (1999).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    EPH715A

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