1945 Roosevelt Issue

Issued to honor former U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Regular stamps: 296-97

Air mail stamp: C51


Issue date November 26, 1945
Printing method Engraved
Printer E. A. Wright Bank Note Company
Paper Unwatermarked
Perforation 12½
Sheet size 25 (5x5)
Subjects Roosevelt reviewing Liberian troops during his trip to Liberia in January, 1943.

Specimens, Proofs and Essays

Further reading

  • "Liberia Honors Roosevelt" / pp. 14-16 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Bruns, Franklin R., Jr. / Jan-Mar 2007
  • New issue announcement / p. 11 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Jan-Mar 2005
  • "A Roosevelt Stamp" / New York Sun / 1945

See also

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