What do First Day Covers or FDCs tell us about our own state history? Do they give us a very small glimpse or a small sample of our Louisiana's history. Why do you think that is true?
In Louisiana's 300 year history how many FDC do you THINK have been done about the state? Why/why not?
What do you think would be the main thing FDC would or have covered?
-Where MIGHT you look for available FDC to add to your collection?
-What MIGHT have the largest postmark area in the state?
-Why do you think #5 is a FDC? What makes it so?
-Why do most Louisiana FDCs contain only artwork and not photographs?
-Which city would YOU think would have the most postmarks and why? The second most postmarks and why? How would you rank the Louisiana cities and why?
-How old is Louisiana? Would that make a difference?
-Should there be a FDC for our name? Which one? Louisiane, Luisiana, Louisiana?
-What do you think #7 represents?
-Which FDC is not from Louisiana and why?
-What/who is represented on FCC #9?
-Which two FDCs are representing the same year or anniversary?
-Which stamps cost the most? Which the least? Why?
These and other questions are asked about the limited set of Louisiana FDCs.
Print out in Black and White to save ink.