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Cocos (Keeling) Islands 400 Years

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This set of 4 stamps celebrates the 400th anniversary of the first European sighting of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands in 1609.

55c - 1609 Captain William Keeling's first sighting
55c - 1836 Charles Darwin visited the islands on The Beagle
$1.10 - 1827-1978 Clunies Ross family
$1.65 - 1955 An Australian Territory

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