USPS Honors Father Theodore Hesburgh on New Forever Stamp

Champion of Civil Rights and Other Social Issues 9/1/17 NOTRE DAME — The U.S. Postal Service today issued a new Forever stamp honoring Father Theodore M. Hesburgh during a dedication ceremony on the campus of the University of Notre Dame, where he served as president for 35 years. The stamp art features an oil-on-panel painting […]

USPS: Henry David Thoreau Commemorated on a Forever Stamp Today

CONCORD, MA — The U.S. Postal Service celebrated writer, philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau during the bicentennial year of his birth with a Forever stamp today. The public is asked to share the news on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #ThoreauStamps. The first-day-issue stamp dedication ceremony took place at the Walden Pond State Reservation […]

President John F Kennedy Forever Stamp to be Dedicated on Presidents Day

February 20 Ceremony at Presidential Library January 9, 2017 WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service will commemorate the centennial of President John F. Kennedy’s birth by dedicating a Forever stamp in his honor at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The 10 a.m. February 20 Presidents Day ceremony, free and open […]

USPS: Civil Rights Icon, Prolific Writer and Pioneer in Deaf Studies Featured on 2017 Forever stamps

 Postal Service Showcases more 2017 Stamps WASHINGTON — The Postal Service today announced more subjects that will be featured on Forever stamps in the new year. “2017 will be an exciting year for the Postal Service’s stamp program,” said Mary-Anne Penner, U.S. Postal Service Director, Stamp Services. “This amazing collection of stamps features beautiful art, […]