Canada 1946 Peace Re-conversion

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  • Date of Issue : 16th September 1946
  • Perforation : 11.9 x 12
  • Design : Herman Herbert Schwartz
  • Printer : Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited
  • stamp format height 25mm x width 32mm

Peace Re-conversion[edit]

  • six values peacetime economy, and one value Airmail (bird)

Sheet stamps[edit]


8c ~ farm scene, Ontario, with horse plough and farm livestock
10c ~ view of Great Bear Lake
14c ~ hydro-electric station (barrage and power plant) on St Maurice River
20c ~ combine harvester (in praries)
50c ~ logging (forstry workers) in British Columbi
$1 ~ Abegwit, the train ferry connecting to Prince Edward Island

8c
10c
14c
20c
50c
$1

Airmail stamp[edit]


7c ~ Canada geese in flight

  • initially sold in sheets
  • reissued in a booklet pane of four on 24th November 1947
7c


First Day Covers[edit]

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