Contact: Karen Smith
Washington, DC –The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is pleased to introduce “USS San Diego,” the second of three prints in the Panama Canal Commemorative Intaglio Print Program. The first day of sale is Tuesday, March 24 at 8:00 a.m. EDT. The price is $22.50.
This intaglio print focuses on the 100th anniversary of the celebration of the opening of the Panama Canal. The “USS San Diego” print features a compilation of images representative of the 1915 World’s Fair in San Francisco and the 1915 Panama-California Exposition in San Diego. It also features two Panama-Pacific Exposition issued postage stamp images.
This print is 8” x 10” in size.
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