First Day Cover stamps: 20th Century Women of Achievement

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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 50-51
Title: First Day Cover stamps: 20th Century Women of Achievement
Dates of Creation: 6 Aug 1996
Extent: 2 leaves1 shelfmark
Language(s) of Material: English

Scope and Content

Five first day issue stamps, '20th Century Women of Achievement: Portraits of Genius', featuring Dorothy Hodgkin, Margot Fonteyn, Elisabeth Frink, Daphne Du Maurier and Marea Hartman.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 2015.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 50

Access Point(s)

Arias | Margot Fonteyn De | 1918-1991 | ballet dancer

Frink | Dame | Elisabeth Jean | 1930-1993 | sculptor

Hartman | Dame | (Gladys) Marea | 1920-1994 | sports administrator

Hodgkin | Dorothy Mary Crowfoot | née Crowfoot | 1910-1994 | chemist

Maurier | Dame | Daphne Du | 1907-1989 | novelist

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