• Created Date
  • 1960
  • Description
  • Press release filed with photograph: Any stamp honoring America's seafood industry should depict the clam, not the sardine, Senators Warren G. Magnuson and Henry M. Jackson, both D., Wash., stoutly maintained today. They urged Senator Margaret Chase Smith, R., Maine to amend her "sardine bill" to one exhorting the nation to "keep clam" instead. The Washington Senators forwarded to Senator Smith a telegram received from constituent Ivar Hagland... more
    Press release filed with photograph: Any stamp honoring America's seafood industry should depict the clam, not the sardine, Senators Warren G. Magnuson and Henry M. Jackson, both D., Wash., stoutly maintained today. They urged Senator Margaret Chase Smith, R., Maine to amend her "sardine bill" to one exhorting the nation to "keep clam" instead. The Washington Senators forwarded to Senator Smith a telegram received from constituent Ivar Hagland, Seattle, described as "an outspoken supporter of Puget Sound clams". [Text of telegram follows]. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    8 x 10 in.
    Silver gelatin, b/w
    Scanned from a photographic print or color slide using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL at 100-250 dpi in JPEG format, saved at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007