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What Is Your Favorite Kind of Music?

Richard Kurin

Richard Kurin, Acting Provost and Under Secretary for Museums and Research at the Smithsonian Institution, discusses the music he loves.

Collection Object: 
29c Billie Holiday single
Topic
Music & Musicians
Black Heritage
Women's Heritage
Title
Scott Catalogue USA 2856
Data Source
National Postal Museum
Depicts
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959
Credit line
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Medium
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / lithography
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National Postal Museum Collection
Place
United States of America
Date
September 17, 1994
Description
mint
11 horizontal perforations x 10.8 vertical perforations
Type
Postage Stamps
Object number
1995.2075.51
39c Ella Fitzgerald single
Topic
Music & Musicians
Stars of Stage & Screen
Black Heritage
Women's Heritage
Title
Scott Catalogue USA 4120
Data Source
National Postal Museum
Credit line
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Medium
paper; ink (multicolor) / lithographed
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National Postal Museum Collection
Place
United States of America
Date
January 10, 2007
Description
single
Type
Postage Stamps
Object number
2007.2013.9