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  • 2009 Issues
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    Click on the issue name to go to that section:

    Year of the Ox (this page)
    Edgar Allan Poe (this page)
    Obama/Biden Inaugurals (this page)
    Abraham Lincoln (page 2)
    Civil Rights Pioneers (page 2)
    28 Polar Bear (page 2)
    44 Folded Flag (page 3)
    The Simpsons (page 3)
    King & Queen of Hearts (page 3)
    Seabiscuit (page 3)
    Bob Hope (page 3)
    Anna Julia Cooper (page 3)
    64 Dolphin (page 4)
    Boundary Waters (page 4)
    Zion National Park (page 4)
    Grand Teton National Park (page 4)
    Gulf Coast Lighthouses (page 4)
    Early Television Memories (page 5)
    Thanksgiving Parade (page 5)
    Gary Cooper (page 6)
    Hanukkah (page 6)


    The Year of the Ox (2009)

    Dgn 315

    Dgn 315: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$2.50

    Dgn 315a

    Dgn 315a: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. New York City JAF Station black plug hand cancel, only available on the first day of issue larger illustration (new window)...$2.50

    Dgn 315b

    Dgn 315b: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. First Day of Issue hand cancel ties new and earlier (Sc. 3895b) U.S. stamps larger illustration (new window)...$3.50

    Dgn 315c

    Dgn 315c: Sc. 2296 Canada's Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. Red First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$2.50

    Dgn 315d

    Dgn 315d: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. With Taiwan's Year of the Ox stamps. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$3.50

    Dgn 315e

    Dgn 315e: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. With Singapore's Year of the Ox stamps. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$3.00

    Dgn 315f

    Dgn 315f: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. First Day of Issue hand cancel plus the Pomona CA Asian-American Expo Station pictorial larger illustration (new window)...$4.00

    Dgn 315g

    Dgn 315g: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. With China's Year of the Ox stamp. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$3.00

    Dgn 315h

    Dgn 315h: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. U.S. and Canadian stamps, each tied by its own First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$4.00

    Dgn 316

    Dgn 316: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. Reduced-size design for souvenir sheets. With Taiwan's Year of the Ox souvenir sheet. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$3.50

    Dgn 316a

    Dgn 316a: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. With Japan's Year of the Ox stamps. Only copy left has a less-than-perfect U.S. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$6.50

    Dgn 316b

    Dgn 316b: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. With Hong Kong's Year of the Ox stamps. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$5.00

    Dgn 316c

    Dgn 316c: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks, but a more narrow design than Dgn 315. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$2.50

    Dgn 316d

    Dgn 316d: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks, but a more narrow design than Dgn 315. Digital Color Postmark larger illustration (new window)...$3.50

    Dgn 317

    Dgn 317: Sc. 2297 Canada's Year of the Ox souvenir sheet 5"x7" Dragon Card showing a Year of the Ox icon and fireworks. Red First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$4.00

    Dgn 318

    Dgn 318: Sc. 4375 Year of the Ox 5"x7" Dragon Card with a photo of a lion dancer during Lunar New Year celebrations in Klang, Malaysia. Color pictorial postmark larger illustration (new window)...$3.50

    MaxCanOx

    MaxCanOx: Sc. 2296 Year of the Ox Canada Post picture postcard reproducing the stamp image on the picture side. Stamp affixed to picture side, and both it and the card's indicia have the red First Day of Issue postmark. The postmark ink took something like 4 to 5 weeks to dry on the faces of these cards! larger illustration (new window).
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    MaxCanOxSouv

    MaxCanOxSouv: Sc. 2297 Year of the Ox Canada Post postcard with a picture similar to the souvenir sheet design. Stamp from the souvenir sheet affixed to the front, and both it and the indica are canceled with the red First Day of Issue postmark larger illustration (new window).
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    Edgar Allan Poe

    Dgn 319

    Dgn 319: Sc. 4377 Edgar Allan Poe 5"x7" Dragon Card with a daguerreotype portrait of Poe late in life, against a tan background, First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window)...$2.50
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    Dgn 319a

    Dgn 319a: Sc. 4377 Edgar Allan Poe 5"x7" Dragon Card with a daguerreotype portrait of Poe late in life, against a tan background, and the 1949 Sc. 986 Poe stamp. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window).
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    Dgn 319b

    Dgn 319b: Sc. 4377 Edgar Allan Poe 5"x7" Dragon Card with a daguerreotype portrait of Poe late in life, against a tan background, and the 2007 Sc. 4124 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow stamp. The two had a bitter feud. First Day of Issue hand cancel larger illustration (new window).
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    Dgn 320

    Dgn 320: Sc. 4377 Edgar Allan Poe 5"x7" Dragon Card with a daguerreotype portrait of Poe late in life, against a blue background, and the digital color postmark larger illustration (new window).
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    2009 Inauguration
    Dragon Cards has never produced inaugural covers before, but we felt that this was such a historical event that we would break precedent.

    Dgn 321

    Dgn 321: Sc. Obama Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of President Barack Obama and the White House in the background. Forever stamp, tied by Washington DC Inauguration Day postmark larger illustration (new window)...$2.50
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    Dgn 321b

    Dgn 321b: Obama Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of President Barack Obama and the White House in the background. Sc. 4289 Hawaii Flags of Our Nation single, tied by Honolulu Inauguration Day postmark larger illustration (new window).
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    Dgn 321b

    Dgn 321b: Obama Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of President Barack Obama and the White House in the background. Sc. 4289 Hawaii Flags of Our Nation single, tied by Honolulu Inauguration Day postmark larger illustration (new window).
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    Dgn 321c

    Dgn 321c: Obama Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of President Barack Obama and the White House in the background. Sc. 4279 California Flags of Our Nation single, tied by Los Angeles Occidental College Inauguration Day postmark. Obama is an alumnus. larger illustration (new window)...$2.50
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    Dgn 322

    Dgn 322: Biden Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of Vice President Joe Biden and the vice presidential seal in the background. Sc. 4282 Delaware Flags of Our Nation single, tied by Wilmington, DE, Inauguration Day postmark larger illustration (new window)...$2.50

    Dgn 322a

    Dgn 322a: Biden Inaugural 5"x7" Dragon Card with a color photo of Vice President Joe Biden and the vice presidential seal in the background. Sc. 4273 "For Spacious Skies" Flags of Our Nation single, tied by Scranton, PA (birthplace), Inauguration Day postmark larger illustration (new window).
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