Postage stamps of the United States.

by United States. Post Office Department.

Publisher: United States Post Office Department in Washington

Written in English
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Presidents of the United States have frequently appeared on U.S. postage stamps since the mid–s. The United States Post Office Department released its first two postage stamps in , featuring George Washington on one, and Benjamin Franklin on the other. The advent of presidents on postage stamps has been definitive to U.S. postage stamp design since the first issues were . While the United States Postal Service will not be increasing the cost of First-Class Mail Forever stamps in , other postage rates and mailing service products will see a price hike. The United States Postage Stamps of the 19th Century, Vol. 2: by Brookman, Lester G and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The postage stamps of the United States Contributor Names Luff, John N. (John Nicholas) Created / Published - Postage stamps--United States Notes - Also available in digital form. Book.

The United States Stamp Society (USSS) is the largest philatelic organization dedicated to the research and study of United States postage and revenue Society is a non-profit collector-based organization with a world-wide membership of over The USSS is Affiliate # of the American Philatelic Society (APS). Since the Society has encouraged philatelic study through Area served: Worldwide. The Transportation coils series is a set of definitive stamps issued by the United States Postal Service between and Officially dubbed the "Transportation Issue" or "Transportation Series", they have come to be called the "transportation coils" because all of the denominations were issued in coil stamp format. All values except three were printed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. The postage stamps of the United States by N. Luff, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Encyclopedia of the Colors of United States Postage Stamps by R. W. White Covers the - issues, The standard work on the colors, papers and gum of US stamps. , Vol , 4 Parts in 2 binders within one or two slip cases, enquire before ordering, $ Vol , and Vol , and

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