Their Royal Highnesses the Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh, and the Duke of Edinburgh
Date of Issue
October 26, 1951
Perforation or Dimension
Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited.
Designed by Herman Herbert Schwartz.
In 1951 Their Royal Highnesses the Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh visited Canada. To honour this historic occasion and to add to the sincerity and warmth of Canada's welcome the Post Office Department issued a special commemorative stamp to coincide with the royal tour.
Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh
Portraits of Their Royal Highnesses the Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh from photographs supplied by Baron Studios in London, England.
Patrick, Douglas and Mary Patrick. Canada's Postage Stamps. Toronto, McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1964, p. 94.
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