1977 Alta California 13c Black and Multicolored

1977 Alta California 13c
1977 Alta California 13c

This stamp commemorates the 200th anniversary of the founding of the first civil settlement in Alta California. Alta California was a territory that consisted of the modern day states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, and Colorado, and southwestern Wyoming. The settlement commemorated was El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe; that is, San Jose, California.