On July 1, 1934, the Canada Post Office issued a 3-cent stamp commemorating the four- hundredth anniversary of the discovery of Canada by Jacques Cartier. The stamp, masterfully engraved by the British American Bank Note Company, shows Cartier directing the first landing operation on the shores of Canada.
National Archives of Canada
Montreal to Milton, Vt., July 17, 1934
3 cent surface letter rate to the United States
House of Commons, Ottawa to Zurich, September 10, 1934
5 cents UPU letter rate
First Day Covers