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Bible, hat & quill pen
Date Issued: 1957-12-27
Postage Value: 3 cents

Commemorative issue
Flushing Remonstrance / Religions freedom
Bible, hat & quill pen

The design of this stamp commemorated the 300th anniversary of the signing of the Flushing Remonstrance, a demonstration of religious freedom and liberty by the citizens of Flushing, Long Island. Central to the design are a Bible, a hat symbolic of the people and the times, and a quill as the symbol of man's determination to speak the truth through the written word.

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