Today, on November 22, in the State archive of the Nikolaev area there took place a ceremony of specialrepayment of a post envelope with brand on the occasion of 75-й anniversaries of the Holodomor of 1932-1933 in Ukraine.
As already reported "to Crime. Is NOT PRESENT", to this mournful date two post envelopes (one of them - with original brand) are introduced into circulation and the specialrepayment stamp with the corresponding symbolics is made.
The deputy director of the Nikolaev management of the Ukrainian state enterprise of a mail service "Ukrpochta" Olga Mazurenko told that this stamp was made by the special order in Kiev, it will be used only today, and then it will return on storage to the capital.
Brands and envelopes on which the print of this stamp will be put down, become philatelic and historical value, and some will scatter worldwide, telling about grief of the Ukrainian people, his immortal memory.
For preservation of memory of this event some copies of these envelopes with a print of a stamp of specialrepayment and signatures of participants of a ceremony were transferred to lifelong storage to the State archive of the Nikolaev area. Together with unique archival documents and Holodomor attestations of eyewitnesses an envelope with brand and a print of a stamp will be included in special archival fund.
After end of a ceremony of specialrepayment the director of State archive of the Nikolaev area Larisa Levchenko acquainted participants of action with an exhibition exposition "We accuse! Famine-Genocide of 1932-1933 in Ukraine" and archival documents on the Holodomor of 1932 - 1933 in Nikolayevshchina.
Reference: Brand face value - 1,00 UAH. Maria Lashkevich's design. Circulation - 591 thousand copies. Envelopes with original brands are printed on GP "Printing Combine "Ukraine" on Production of Securities".