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Great Film Directors USA

These Great Film Directors stamps honor four great filmmakers who captured the many varieties of the American experience. Frank Capra, John Ford, John Huston, and Billy Wilder created some of the most iconic scenes in American cinema. They gave audiences …

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Send a Hello – USA

Since 1986, the films of Pixar Animation Studios have stretched the boundaries of our imagination with stories about unlikely heroes who explore the bonds of friendship and family. Now some of those heroes are the subjects of colorful new Send …

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Indianapolis 500

On May 30, 1911, Ray Harroun blazed across the finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, winning the first Indianapolis 500 Mile Race in #32, the black-and-yellow Marmon “Wasp” he designed himself. This Indianapolis 500 stamp celebrates the centennial of …

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Mercury Project and MESSENGER Mission

The Postal Service, in Kennedy Space Center, Florida, issued a Mercury Project/MESSENGER Mission se-tenant pair commemorative stamp. One stamp commemorates the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Project Mercury, America’s first manned spaceflight program, and NASA astronaut Alan Shepard’s historic …

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Jazz Appreciation

To celebrate America’s musical gift to the world, the U.S. Postal Service issued the Jazz Appreciation Forever Stamp. Inspired by vintage jazz record-album covers, Pasadena, Calif., artist Paul Rogers captured the eclectic nature of jazz music and the spontaneity and …

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Latin Music Legends

Five legendary musicians and performers of the Latin sound whose contributions have had a lasting impact on American music — Selena, Carlos Gardel, Carmen Miranda, Tito Puente, and Celia Cruz — are honored on U.S. commemorative Forever stamps. Among the …

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Year of the Rabbit – United States

The U.S. Postal Service issued Year of the Rabbit stamp, the fourth of twelve stamps in its Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The Lunar New Year series begun in 2008 with the Year of the Rat stamp. The Year of the …

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