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First Day Cover - 50th Anniversary of Federation, 3 Pence, Australia, 1 May 1951 Philately Reg. No: PH 5974

Summary:
First day of issue envelope, for 3 Pence (3d) 50th Anniversary of Federation. Issued 1 May, 1951. Postmarked BRISBANE, QLD. AUST.
Description:
Cream-coloured envelope. On the upper left of envelope, hand-written 'First Day of Issue'. Postmarked BRISBANE, QLD. AUST. 12:30 PM 1 MAY 1951. Stamp depicts Edmund Barton.
Discipline: Philately
Dimensions: 88 mm (Height), 144 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: australian federation 1901
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Edmund Barton, Prime Minister of Australia (1849-1920)
Primary Classification: PHILATELIC COVERS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: envelopes
Issue: Fiftieth Anniversary of Federation
Issue Date: 01/05/1951
Denomination: 3 Pence
Inscriptions: Hand-written address General Manager, Roma St, Railway Department, BRISBANE.
Colour: red
Issued By: Australia, 1 May 1951
Postmarked: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1 May 1951
Person Depicted: Sir Edmund Barton, Australia, 1901

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