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California Republic sesquicentennial, 1846-1996 envelope set, 1996
SPC.00030
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Title:

California Republic sesquicentennial, 1846-1996 envelope set, 1996

Abstract:

The collection contains six commemorative, stamped and canceled envelopes celebrating the California Republic sesquicentennial anniversary in 1996. Envelopes include: Bear Flag Sequicentennial Committee, with Bear Flag raising ceremony in the Sonoma Plaza illustration; Mariano Guadelupe Vallejo, with Lachryma Montis (Vallejo's Sonoma home) illustration; Sum-Yet-Ho (Solano), Chief of Suysunes tribe; Bear Flag creation at Sonoma Barracks; John C. Fremont and the "Bear Flag" Battalion, June 14, 1846; and raising of the 28-star flag of the United States at the Sonoma Plaza. Stanps were canceled June 14, 1996 at the Sonoma Plaza Station, Sonoma, California.

Date:

1996 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
California -- History -- Centennial celebrations, etc
California -- Centennial celebrations, etc

Note:

Repository: History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Collection no. SPC.00030.
This collection is fully processed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Finding aid available online via the Online Archive of California.
Materials in English.
Gift: donor unknown
[Identification of item], California Republic sesquicentennial, 1846-1996, commemorative envelope collection, 1996. SPC.00030, History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Property rights reside with the Sonoma County Library. The Sonoma County Library has made this collection available and believes that the collection is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Collection may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional reproduction and reuse information at https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library/order-photo.

Type:

Postage stamps.
First day covers.
Envelopes.
Commemoratives.
Archival materials

Physical Description:

1 (0.1

Language:

English

Identifier:

https://oac.cdlib.org/search?query=SPC.00030
SPC.00030

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

This collection is fully processed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Property rights reside with the Sonoma County Library. The Sonoma County Library has made this collection available and believes that the collection is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Collection may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional reproduction and reuse information at

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