1937 Ordinance of 1787 (Northwest Territory) Sesquicentennial 3c Red Violet

1937 NW Territory 3c
1937 NW Territory 3c

This stamp commemorates the 150th anniversary of the adoption of the Ordinance of 1787 which created the Northwest Territory. It shows Manasseh Cutler, Rufus Putnam (both of whom were instrumental in the creation and settling of the area) and a map of the territory.