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Oscar F. Axthelm Jr. Stamp Cover

 Item
Identifier: A2015.02

Scope and Contents

The O.F. Axlthem[?] papers contains a stamp cover of the USS Intrepid, dated January 5, 1946. It is addressed from San Francisco. There is a small photo of Intrepid pasted on the front. Handwritten on back in pencil reads "O.F. "Bird // A+ // in // Biology today 8/1/46".

Dates

  • January 5, 1946

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

1 Sheets (1 envelope)

Language of Materials

English

Processing Information

This stamp cover is an unsolicited donation sent by Mrs. Mortensen. She corresponded with Water Tender third class Axlthem [?] while he was onboard Intrepid. The stamp cover dates from January 5, 1946 when Intrepid was in San Francisco. It does not contain a letter, but there is a lot of personalization on the cover.

Creator

Source

Author
Katherine Meyers
Date
January 28, 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Online Archives Repository

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