10¢ Chicago Pan American Games - Pack of 25 unused stamps from 1959.
Stamp C56 marks the opening of the Pan-American Games of 1959 at Chicago, Illinois. 2,263 athletes from 18 countries participated in the 3rd Pan-Am Games. The stamp was issued for use on airmail letters headed to Central and South America.
Face Value: 10 cents each
Year of Issue: 1959
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10¢ Chicago Pan American Games - Pack of 25 unused stamps from 1959
U.S. Scott C56
1959 10¢ Pan-Am Games
Issue Date: August 27, 1959
City: Chicago, IL
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Giori press printing
Color: Violet blue and bright red