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Glimmering in Gold

Glimmering in Gold Postage Stamps Commemorate Transcontinental Railroad AnniversaryPROMONTORY SUMMIT, UT — The U.S. 119 locomotives that powered the trains carrying the officers and guests of the two train companies to the Golden Spike Ceremony. Transcontinental Railroad stamps are being issued as Forever stamps, sold in panes of 18. These Forever stamps will always be equal in value to the current First-Class Mail one-ounce price. All postage stamps are available for purchase at Post Offices lo

By | 2019-05-09T17:00:00+00:00 May 9th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Honors the Art of Ellsworth Kelly with Stamps

Postal Service will celebrate the career of artist Ellsworth Kelly with the issuance of 10 stamps celebrating his talent as a painter and sculptor. With these stamps, the Postal Service showcases examples of his wide-ranging body of work. A detail from “Blue Yellow Red III” (1971) appears in the selvage. The Ellsworth Kelly stamps are being issued as Forever stamps and will always be equal in value to the current First-Class Mail 1-ounce price. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for oper

By | 2019-04-24T17:00:00+00:00 April 24th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

New stamps spotlight the natural beauty of America’s rivers

Spotlighting the Natural Beauty of America’s Wild and Scenic RiversWhat:The U.S. Postal Service issues Wild and Scenic Rivers, stamps that pay tribute to the exceptional streams that run freely through America’s natural landscapes. This pane honors the rivers’ beauty with a dozen Forever stamps, each showcasing a different segment of the Wild and Scenic River System. The first-day-of-issue event for the Wild and Scenic Rivers Commemorative Forever stamps is free and open to the public. Postal Se

By | 2019-04-18T17:00:00+00:00 April 18th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Salutes ‘Prince of Soul’

Postal Service Salutes ‘Prince of Soul’ Marvin Gaye Forever Stamp on Sale Nationwide TodayLOS ANGELES — On what would have been Marvin Gaye’s 80th birthday, the U.S. Postal Service, and the stamp ceremony’s dedicating official. The Marvin Gaye Forever stamp is the ninth in the Postal Service’s Music Icons stamp series. Thank you to the USPS and Kadir Nelson.”The Marvin Gaye stamp is being issued as a Forever stamp. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on t

By | 2019-04-01T17:00:00+00:00 April 1st, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS announces upcoming stamp dedications

Dates and Locations for Next Round of 2019 Stamp DedicationsName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Frogs July 9 Boise ID 1969: Moon Landing July 19 Cape Canaveral FL State and County Fairs July 25 Minot ND Military Working Dogs Aug 1 Omaha NEAdditional information about the availability of these stamps and first-day-of-issue events will be provided at a later date. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund

By | 2019-03-28T17:00:00+00:00 March 28th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS issues postcard stamps featuring coral reefs

Postal Service Issues New Postcard StampsWASHINGTON — Celebrate the beauty and wonder of coral reefs with four new postcard stamps from the U.S. Postal Service. The Coral Reefs stamps will be available nationwide March 29 in Post Offices and online at the Postal Store. Polyps make stony corals, the foundation for most coral reefs, by secreting protective skeletons of calcium carbonate or limestone. Coral reefs are some of the world’s most marvelous ecosystems, sheltering and sustaining about a q

By | 2019-03-27T17:00:00+00:00 March 27th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Issues New Patriotic Stamp

Postal Service Issues New Patriotic Stamp Star Ribbon Forever Stamp on Sale Nationwide TodayOAKBROOK TERRACE, IL — The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated the Star Ribbon Forever stamp during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the American Stamp Dealers Association, Inc., (ASDA) Midwest Postage Stamp Show. Postal Service Board of Governors and the stamp ceremony’s dedicating official. Postal Service. The Star Ribbon stamp features a digital illustration of a star made from a single red, white and

By | 2019-03-21T17:00:00+00:00 March 21st, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Dates and Locations for Upcoming 2019 Stamp Dedications

Dates and Locations for Upcoming 2019 Stamp DedicationsName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Wild and Scenic Rivers May 21, 2019 Bend OR Ellsworth Kelly May 31, 2019 Spencertown NY USS Missouri June 11, 2019 Honolulu HI Tyrannosaurus Rex June 28, 2019 Washington DCAdditional information about the availability of these stamps and first-day-of-issue events will be provided at a later date. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, produ

By | 2019-03-12T17:00:00+00:00 March 12th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS reveals additional stamps for 2019

Postal Service Reveals Additional Stamps for 2019 Sesame Street, Tyrannosaurus Rex and Spooky Silhouettes Coming SoonWASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced three additional stamp subjects for 2019. Sesame StreetThe Postal Service honors Sesame Street as one of the most influential and beloved children’s television shows. Tyrannosaurus RexWith this pane of 16 stamps, the Postal Service brings Tyrannosaurus rex to life — some 66 million years after its demise. With the approach of au

By | 2019-03-11T17:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

New stamps will feature Post Office murals

The Postal Service will celebrate its Post Office lobby government-commissioned artworks from the 1930’s and 1940’s by featuring five lobby paintings on stamps. During this era, President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s administration commissioned artwork in Post Offices across the nation to provide jobs to artists and illustrate the history and culture of local communities across America. In the 1930s and 1940s, murals brought a touch of beauty to Post Offices across the United States. These works of a

By | 2019-03-05T16:00:00+00:00 March 5th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments