Commemorative Postage Stamps of Captain Cook’s Voyage to New Zealand

Captain Cook Headshot

“The 18c stamp showed Dr. Solander. He was the botanist aboard the ‘Endeavour,’ with a native plant bearing his name and known locally as the Matata.” November 8, 1969 The Johnson City Press, out of Johnson City, Tennessee, reported on a new batch of postage stamps out of New Zealand that commemorated the bi-centenary of…

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