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Photography Stamp - The stamp shows 

Niecephore Niepce (left), Louis J.M. Dagu
   
The stamp shows Niecephore Niepce (left), Louis J.M. Daguerre (right) and F. Arago (in the middle) while he announces at the meeting of Academie Francaise the invention of photography (January 1839). The stamp was issued to commemorate the 100th anniversary of photography.
Country:  France
Date of issue: 24 April 1939
Catalog Number: Michel 446, Scott 374
Type: Stamps
Philatelic Tips
What feature makes a postal issue fit the collection? There are many of them, in this case (the topic ‘photography’) there may be motive (shown camera, or elements of photographic equipment; shown portrait of a photographer or at least his name; shown famous and easily recognizable photograph or stylized graphic image based on such photograph, caption related to photographic event like congress, exhibition, anniversary etc.). Possible are also items enrolled ‘by implication’ but be careful with them.
 
 
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