Easter Seal Stamps

DLSPH Collection · Public Health

Accession Number: 2016.phlt.1.134

Description:

Four postage stamps printed in red, green, and black ink. The stamps are unused and attached to each other.

The stamps depict a boy and a girl holding the base of a red two-barred cross, along with the words “Seasons Greetings.” The stamps include the date “1936.”

The stamps have been placed on a clear acrylic mount for display purposes.

Primary Materials: Paper

Dimensions (cm): ***

Function:

Donors to the Ontario Society for Crippled Children placed these seals on envelopes and letters in order to show their support.

Condition: Excellent.

Manufacturer: Ontario Society for Crippled Children

Date of Manufacture: 1936