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Map of Five NYC boroughs, circular bands, & planes
Date Issued: 1948-07-31
Postage Value: 5 cents

Commemorative issue
Fiftieth anniversary of NYC five boroughs
Map of Five NYC boroughs, circular bands, & planes

Design of this stamp honors the 50th anniversary of the consolidation of the
five boroughs of New York City.

Today New York City charter provides for a mayor elected at large, five borough
presidents, and a city council. The city also operates a public education
system that numbers nearly 1,000 schools, administered by a seven-member board
of education and 32 local boards.
 

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