STAMP ISSUES RELATED TO ICAO (1945-1977)

 

Liberia : United Nations Technical Assistance Program

 

Issue date: 25/10/1954

 

 

 

 

Lists the United Nations Agencies co-operating in technical assistance with nations throughout the world, and in particular in Liberia (from top to bottom): World Heath Organization, International Labour Organization, Technical Assistance Administration, International Civil Aviation Organization, Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization, International Telecommunication Union, Food and Agriculture Organization, World Monetary Organization.

World hemispheres in the background.                                        

Full sheet of 25 stamps with marginal inscription: THE REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA / UNITED NATIONS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE ISSUE:

 

 

Imperf with marginal inscription: THE REPUBLIC OF

LIBERIA / UNITED NATIONS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

ISSUE

 

Color Proofs (black center on the left and blue frame on the right).

 

 

 

 

 

Offset surcharge on gum.

 

Strip of three; the middle stamp is missing inscription at top.

 

Strip of three - Imperf; the middle stamp is missing inscription at top.

 

De Luxe sheet printed on gummed paper.

Background: This stamp is part of a set of 4 air mail stamps, paying tribute to the United Nations Technical Assistance. The first stamp of this set lists the name of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The designs of the other three stamps show: Printing instruction, Sawmill maintenance, Teacher and students in a class of geography.