Identification guide for design numbers of United States stamped envelopes, wrappers, and letter sheets
forty-two cents

There are 3 designs of indicia whose face value is forty-two cents, each of which is distinctive enough that it can be identified by examining the images below.

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design U197
= Scott #U663 (printed in green and black on white paper)
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design A3309
= Scott #U665 (multicolored on white paper)
The Great Seal of the United States
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design UO37
= Scott #UO94 (printed in blue and red on white paper)

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