Plates Issued: Intaglio (front) - #168790, #168791; Offset (back) - #55048. Colors: Front - Brown and Green; Back - Black. Designer/Modeler: Robert L. Miller. Engravers: Vignette - Joseph C. Creamer, Jr.; Frame - Howard F. Sharpless; Letters - Howard F. Sharpless; Numerals - Howard F. Sharpless. First Day of Sale: July 1, 1965. Issue: 1965 - Thirty-second Duck Stamp (seventh $3 stamp). Quantity Sold: 1,558,197.
Inscription: Front - "U.S. Department of the Interior. Void after June 30, 1966. Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp. $3. Canvasbacks." Back - "Duck Stamps dollars buy wetlands to perpetuate waterfowl. It is unlawful to hunt waterfowl unless you sign your name in ink on the face of this stamp."
Black and white wash drawing of Canvasbacks by Ron Jenkins, 39696 Highway 93, Charlo, Montana, 59824. Ron Jenkins is an art teacher and freelance artist.
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.