|Title||Seattle World's Fair envelope featuring an illustration of the Space Needle and monorail with "Atoms For Peace" postage, 1962 |
|Caption||"Atoms for Peace" was the title of a speech delivered by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to the UN General Assembly in New York City on December 8, 1953. Soon after, the United States launched an "Atoms for Peace" program that supplied equipment and information to schools, hospitals, and research institutions within the U.S. and throughout the world. |
|Notes||Envelope is addressed to Mrs. A.J. Davis and is postmarked April 21, 1962.|
Printed on envelope: Century 21 Exposition. Seattle World's Fair—1962. Official Cachet, Collector's Club of Seattle.
Printed on stamp border: "To find the way by which the inventiveness of man shall be consecrated to his life."
|Subjects||Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.); Pictorial envelopes; Postage stamps |
|Places||United States–Washington (State)–Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Collection |
|ID Number||1976.6362.29 |
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|Credit Line||Century 21 Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI). |
|Repository Collection||Century 21 Collection, 2010.3.20 |
|Physical Description||1 envelope; 3.75 x 6.25 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original item as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4. |