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Woodstock Forever Stamps

News of the stamp is being shared on social media using the hashtags #WoodstockStamps and #PeaceForeverStamps. Postal Service is issuing Woodstock Forever stamps in observance of the 50th anniversary of the most famous rock festival in history. The Woodstock Music and Art Fair was held in the small farming community of Bethel, NY, in August 1969. Approximately 500,000 members of the “Woodstock Generation,” a term later used in reference to young people of the time, convened to promote peace and

By | 2019-07-07T17:00:00+00:00 July 7th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Recognizing Four-Legged Heroes

Postal Service honors the nation’s brave and loyal canines with the Military Working Dogs Forever stamps. Background: Brave and loyal military working dogs are essential members of America’s armed forces. Today, the 341st Training Squadron at Lackland Air Force Base just outside of San Antonio, TX, trains American military working dogs and their handlers. Modern military working dogs are predominantly Belgian Malinois, German Shepherds and Dutch Shepherds. The Military Working Dogs stamps are be

By | 2019-07-04T17:00:00+00:00 July 4th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Issuing Tyrannosaurus Rex Forever Stamps Aug. 29

With this pane of 16 stamps, the Postal Service brings Tyrannosaurus rex to life — some 66 million years after its demise. Postal Service and dedicating officialTyrannosaurus rex dominated the tail end of the dinosaur age. Four dynamic designs on a pane of 16 stamps depict the awe-inspiring dinosaur in growth stages from infancy to adulthood. The third and fourth stamps depict a newly hatched T. rex covered with downy feathers and a bare-skinned juvenile T. rex chasing a primitive mammal. The Ty

By | 2019-06-23T17:00:00+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Sesame Street Forever stamps now available for purchase

Sesame Street Forever Stamps Brought to You by the Letters U - S - P - SDETROIT — The U.S. Postal Service honors Sesame Street with a pane of 16 Forever stamps. Sesame Street Forever StampsArt director Derry Noyes designed the stamps. Ernie, appearing with Rubber Duckie, lives in the basement of 123 Sesame Street with his best friend Bert. The Sesame Street stamps are being issued as Forever stamps.

By | 2019-06-21T17:00:00+00:00 June 21st, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Honors Artist Ellsworth Kelly with Stamps

Postal Service Honors Artist Ellsworth Kelly with Stamps Stamps Highlight his Abstract ArtSPENCERTOWN, NY — Ellsworth Kelly forged a distinctive style of abstraction over his seven decades as an artist and today he was commemorated with 10 U.S. The Ellsworth Kelly Forever stamps were dedicated at the Ellsworth Kelly Studio in Spencertown, NY. Ellsworth Kelly’s name appears at the bottom center of each stamp in bold black type. The Ellsworth Kelly stamps are being issued as Forever stamps, and wi

By | 2019-05-30T17:00:00+00:00 May 30th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

U.S. Postal Service Issuing 1969: First Moon Landing Forever Stamps

Postal Service is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and man’s first steps on the Moon with two Forever stamps. One stamp features Armstrong’s iconic photograph of Aldrin in his spacesuit on the surface of the Moon. The other stamp, a photograph of the moon taken in 2010 by Gregory H. Revera from his home in Madison, AL, shows the landing site of the lunar module, Eagle, in the Sea of Tranquility. The 1969: First Moon Landing stamps are being issued as Forever stamps. Forever stamps w

By | 2019-05-29T17:00:00+00:00 May 29th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

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