Plates Issued: Intaglio - #131980, #131981, #131982, #131983. Color: Maroon. Designer/Modeler: Alvin R. Meissner. Engravers: Vignette - Carl T. Arlt; Letters - Donald R. McLeod; Numerals - Donald R. McLeod. First Day of Sale: July 1, 1935 Issue: 1935 - Second Duck Stamp. Quantity Sold: 448,204
Inscription: Front - "U.S. Department of Agriculture. Voide after June 30, 1936. Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp. 1 Dollar."
Frank W. Benson
Black and white wash painting of Canvasbacks by Frank W. Benson, a master painter and etcher, who has been called the dean of American duck etchers. (Deceased)
Content taken from the Duck Stamp Collection. The Duck Stamp Collection was originally printed in a loose-leaf, hole-punched format that was available for sale through the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and updated annually. The document is no longer in print.