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The US .15¢ black stamp of 1866 depicts Abraham Lincoln, and was the first stamp issued after his assassination in 1865, but it was not officially declared as a memorial to him | Commemorative stamp

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RESERVED FOR ASHLEY//// Sale1982 United States Commemorative Stamps Sheet of 50 State Bird and Flower Stamps, unused, w/ Original Sleeve


The 15-cent Seeing Eye Dog stamp from 1979 honored the 50th anniversary year of the founding of the first guide dog program in the U.S.


A pretty nifty and relatively old new years stamp c. 1950. They are the most common type of collectible Japanese stamp. The whole gig started in in the 1930’s or 1935 to be a precise-nik. Obvy interrupted during WWII and rekindled post war. In the 1980’s they came up with two sizes of stamps and the larger size became a sort of lottery ticket that was held every year by the Japanese post. Normally, the prize is a techie type gifty. However they’ve recently started doing a speci


The New York State Postage Stamp Depicted above is the New York state 34 cent stamp from the Greetings From America commemorative stamp series. The United States Postal Service released this stamp on April 4, 2002. The retro design of this stamp resembles the large letter postcards that were popular with tourists in the 1930's and 1940's.