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Elvis Presley honoured through postage stamp

Elvis Presley honoured through postage stamp

USPS issued a special stamp in the music icons series to honour Elvis Presley, the singer, guitarist, musician, actor and The King of Rock and Roll. The stamp features a 1955 black-and-white photograph of Presley taken by William Speer. Also …

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United States Coast Guard honored on stamps

United States Coast Guard honored on stamps

US Post issued a stamp to honors the United States Coast Guard for its role in protecting the security of the nation and advancing its vital maritime interests. The stamps depicts two icons of the Coast Guard: the cutter Eagle, …

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Summer Harvest postage stamps USA

Summer Harvest postage stamps USA

US post issued four postage stamps “Summer Harvest” featuring America’s favorite foods harvested in summer season. The stamp depicts images of corn, tomatoes, cantaloupes, and watermelons inspired from Vintage product advertising of 19th and early 20th century crate labels, seed …

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Flannery O’Connor – USA

Flannery O’Connor - USA

USPS issued a postage stamp honouring Flannery O’Connor (1925–1964), an American writer and essayist. She is considered one of America’s greatest fiction writers and one of the strongest apologists for Roman Catholicism in the twentieth century. The color portrait on …

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Coastal Birds – USA

Coastal Birds - USA

USPS issued special postcard stamps with the vale of 35 cents featuring highly stylized, digital portraits of Coastal birds. The four eye catching coastal birds on the stamps are the red knot (Calidris canutus), king eider (Somateria spectabilis), roseate spoonbill …

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Tufted Puffin

Tufted Puffin

The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the tufted puffin (Fratercula cirrhata), an unmistakable bird named for the striking tufts of long, yellow feathers that grow from the sides of its head during breeding season, by issuing a stamp. Looking a bit …

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Year of the Snake – USA

Year of the snake - USA

Welcoming the New Year with a bang, the U.S. Postal Service 2013 Year of the Snake stamp features a bundle of firecrackers colored red for luck. The Year of the Snake stamp is sixth of twelve stamps in the Celebrating …

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