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Greetings From America (pane of 50 different stamps).
 
Stamp: Greetings from South Dakota
Edition type: commemorative stamp
Denomination: 37 (c)
Date of issue: 2002 Oct. 25
Depiction: Mount Rushmore National Memorial and a bison, image and colours of stamps with value 34 cents; 41 stamp in the sheet
Colour: multicolored
Paper: Prephosphored, Type II
Designer: Lonnie Busch
Perforation: serpentine die cut 11:10,75
Printing process: photogravure
Gum type: self-adhesive
Size of a stamp (mm): 39,6*25,1
Size of a sheet (mm):
Sheet composition: 50 (5*10) stamps
Printing run: 4 000 000
Stamp issuing authority: United States Postal Service (USPS)
Printer: American Packaging Corp. for Sennett Security Products
  The flip side of the stamps' backing paper contains list each state's bird, flower, tree, capital city, and date of statehood.
South Dakota. Bird - Ring-necked Pheasant; Flower - Pasque Flower; Tree - Black Hill Spruce; Capital - Pierre; Statehood - November 2, 1889.
  First day city was New York, New York 10199.
 
 
 

On stamps at 37 cents apiece of the Sheet are Greetings from:
1) Alabama; 2) Alaska; 3) Arizona; 4) Arkansas; 5) California;
6) Colorado; 7) Connecticut; 8) Delaware; 9) Florida; 10) Georgia;
11) Hawaii; 12) Idaho; 13) Illinois; 14) Indiana; 15) Iowa;
16) Kansas; 17) Kentucky; 18) Louisiana; 19) Maine; 20) Maryland;
21) Massachusetts; 22) Michigan; 23) Minnesota; 24) Mississippi; 25) Missouri;
26) Montana; 27) Nebraska; 28) Nevada; 29) New Hampshire; 30) New Jersey;
31) New Mexico; 32) New York; 33) North Carolina; 34) North Dakota; 35) Ohio;
36) Oklahoma; 37) Oregon; 38) Pennsylvania; 39) Rhode Island; 40) South Carolina;
41) South Dakota; 42) Tennessee; 43) Texas; 44) Utah; 45) Vermont;
46) Virginia; 47) Washington; 48) West Virginia; 49) Wisconsin; 50) Wyoming.

Themes: bison (Bison bison), fauna
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