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Black Americans on Postage Stamps

Garland McLaughlin

Black Americans on Postage Stamps

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Published by Flame International, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stamps,
  • Antiques / Collectibles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11483697M
    ISBN 100933184395
    ISBN 109780933184398


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- The U.S. Postal Service has a long and proud tradition of featuring African Americans on postage stamps. Which of these stamps have you added to your collection?. See more ideas about African, American and Postage stamps pins.

African Americans have always played a vital role in shaping that history. Our Black Heritage stamp series, which began in with a stamp honoring Harriet Tubman, along with many other stamps, has paid tribute to African-American leaders, inventors, educators, scientists, entrepreneurs, entertainers, and athletes.

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Blue II at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : The stamps depict an exaggerated black cartoon character known as Memin Pinguin, a child character from a comic book started in the s and still published in.

The book uses all of the African-American stamps and African-American-themed stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service from through It provides a first-ever compilation of these stamps.

The U.S. Postal Service began celebrating the contributions and achievements of African Americans on postage stamps in Since then, many innovators have been honored through the Black Heritage commemorative series and the Forever stamp. Here are just a few distinguished honorees who have received a "Stamp of Honor."Author: Cheryl Bond-Nelms.

The history of women on US stamps begins inwhen Queen Isabella became the first woman on a US stamp. Queen Isabella helped support Christopher Columbus's voyage, and marked the end of a year-long celebration of the th anniversary of that voyage.

The first US stamp honoring an American woman honored Martha Washington, and was issued in. The introduction of postage stamps in the UK in May was received with great interest in the United States (and around the world).

Later that year, Daniel Webster rose in the U.S. Senate to recommend that the recent English postal reforms—standardized rates and the use of postage stamps—be adopted in America.

It would be private enterprise, however, that brought stamps. The popular “Great Americans” Series honors special Americans from all walks of life and remembers each of them for their contributions to society.

Twenty-six different stamps in this special set pay tribute to important individuals who were leaders in education, the military, literature, the arts, and human and civil rights.

How ‘The Snowy Day’ — on a postage stamp — can help us rethink race in America Americans. There weren't any black children on my street or in my class at a. Him receiving a 10 cent stamp was an honor in itself because most of the other African-Americans featured were relegated to the stamps worth a penny or two.

George Washington Carver. A newly issued series of postage stamps showing a once-popular black comic book character with exaggerated thick lips has reignited controversy over racial attitudes in Mexico, six weeks after.

In honor of his would-be 70th birthday, the Royal Mail in the UK will release 10 commemorative stamps celebrating David Bowie. The pop culture postage will feature imagery from throughout Bowie’s monumental career – everything from Hunky Dory and Aladdin Sane to Heroes, Let’s Dance, Earthling, and Blackstar.

The stamps will become available Ma. Anthony’s supporters prevailed, and the struggle in turn inspired a black newspaper to ask why there were no African-American people on U.S. postage. “There should be some stamps bearing black Author: Erin Blakemore.

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Truman postage stamp was designed by Bradbury Thompson and first placed on sale at the Post Office at Independence, Missouri, on May 8, pins. The book, "I Have a Dream: A Collection of Black Americans on U.S.

Postage Stamps," includes 18 recent stamps with mounts, plus mounts for 10 older stamps that a collector or student could readily. For example, Michael Jordan, illustration #, Tanzania postage stamp. In the center of the book, to the reader’s delight, are sixteen pages of color plates, which vividly depict the United States Postal Service's Black Heritage Series, as well as stamps from foreign countries celebrating African Americans.

InBooker T. Washington became the first black American to be honored on a U.S. postage stamp issue. Since then, other black Americans have been honored as individuals and / or depicted as representatives of their race in different categories such as civil rights, sports, science, and music on U.S.

stamps. The Ebony Society of Philatelic Events and Reflections (ESPER) is an international stamp society dedicated to promoting the collecting of stamps and philatelic material depicting people and events related to the African diaspora and to encouraging and supporting the interest and participation of Black people in all aspects of philately.

On April 7,Booker T. Washington became the first African American to be depicted on a United States postage stamp. Several years later, he was honored to be on the first coin to feature an African American, the Booker T. Washington Memorial Half Dollar.

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The book ends with a timeline, beginning atof Black Americans on US postage stamps. Discover more about this book in our Catalog. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us. (For more details about the earliest depictions of black history on U.S.

stamps, read “Re-evaluating a Philatelic First: The Earliest Depiction of Black History on U.S. Stamps.”) Today, African American stamp collectors are the fastest growing segment of the hobby, ever since the introduction of the Black Heritage series in U.S. Postal Service, - African Americans - 66 pages 0 Reviews Short biographical sketches on prominent Black Americans and includes actual postage stamps for most.

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Postage Stamps. No Customer Reviews. Select Format: Hardcover--Select Condition: Like New--Very Good--Good--Acceptable. The US Post Office first honord an African American on a postage stamp on April 7,when Booker T, Washington was featured on a cent stamp as part of the Famous Americans series of stamps.

In October of that same year, the Post Office issued a 3-cent stamp marking the 75th anniversary of the 13th Amendment to the US Constitution. A HISTORY OF AMERICA IN THIRTY-SIX POSTAGE STAMPS. By Chris West. The Northern one was known as the Black Jack, the Southern one the Red Jack.

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