1947 Centenial of US Postage Stamps Issue

Regular stamp: 300

Air mail stamps: C54-6

Air mail souvenir sheet: C56a


Issue date June 6, 1947
Printing method Engraved
Printer E. A. Wright Bank Note Company
Paper Unwatermarked
Perforation 12½
Sheet size 20 (4x5)
Subjects First U.S. Postage Stamps and the Arms of Liberia

Specimens, Proofs and Essays


  • Imperforate

Further reading

  • "Liberia shows first U.S. stamps" / p. 10 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Oct-Dec 2006

See also

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