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    C. Alfred "Chief" Anderson First Day Cover

    Pay tribute to an African-American aviation pioneer with this C. Alfred “Chief” Anderson First Day Cover (#6 3/4 envelope) featuring an affixed C. Alfred “Chief” Anderson 70-cent stamp and an official First Day of Issue postmark.

    C. Alfred “Chief” Anderson (1907-1996) played a crucial role in training the nation’s first black military pilots, the Tuskegee Airmen, during World War II.

    The stamp art is based on a photograph of Anderson from a 1942 yearbook of the Tuskegee Institute’s flight training school, with added headgear used by pilots during the war. The standard four-bar postmark notes the stamp’s official First Day of Issue date and location.

    Made in the USA.

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    Issue Date:
    March 13, 2014
    Art Director/Designer:
    Phil Jordan, Sterling Hundley
    SKU:
    117116

    Availability: In Stock

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    USD $1.14 1.14