#1172 – 1960 4c John Foster Dulles

Condition
Price
Qty
- Mint Stamp(s)
Ships in 1 business day. i$0.50
$0.50
- Used Single Stamp(s)
Ships in 1 business day. i$0.20
$0.20
5 More - Click Here
Mounts - Click Here
Condition
Price
Qty
- MM50730x34mm 50 Vertical Black Split-Back Mounts
Ships in 1 business day. i
$3.50
$3.50
U.S. #1172
4¢ John Foster Dulles
 
Issue Date: December 6, 1960
City: Washington, D.C.
Quantity: 117,187,000
Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Rotary Press
Perforations:
10 1/2 x 11
Color: Dull violet
 
U.S. #1172 honors late Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. The image of Dulles was based on a photograph by Whit Keith, Jr. of the Department of State.
 
John Foster Dulles (1888-1959)
Politician
Born in Washington, D.C., John Foster Dulles attended Princeton University and served as Major on the War Industries Board. In 1918, Woodrow Wilson made Dulles legal counsel to the U.S. delegation at the Versailles Peace Conference. He went on to serve on the War Reparations committee. 
 
In January 1953, President Dwight D. Eisenhower made Dulles Secretary of State. In that position, he spent much time building up NATO and was an important figure during the early Cold War era, fighting communism worldwide. Dulles supported the French war against the Viet Minh in Indochina and played a crucial role in the CIA’s overthrow of Iran’s Mossadegh government in 1953. 
 
Dulles was later awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and Washington’s Dulles International Airport was named in his honor.
Read More - Click Here


  • 2019 First-Class Forever Stamp - First Moon Landing NEW 2019 Moon Landing Stamps

    Commemorates the 50th anniversary of man’s first footstep on the moon’s surface by Neil Armstrong, Commander of the Apollo 11 mission.  First-ever US stamps to be printed on chrome paper!

    $2.25- $195.00
    BUY NOW
  • Mystic Mystery Mix Mystic's Famous Mystery Mix

    Build your collection quickly with this mixture of U.S. stamps, foreign stamps, and stamps on covers.  Hours of fun and excitement guaranteed!

    $49.95
    BUY NOW
  • 2018 Giant US Commemorative Collection, Mint, 132 Stamps 2018 US Commemorative Collection

    Get every 2018 US commemorative issued plus several bonus sheets, souvenir sheets, and panes – all at once in mint condition.

    $120.95
    BUY NOW

U.S. #1172
4¢ John Foster Dulles
 
Issue Date: December 6, 1960
City: Washington, D.C.
Quantity: 117,187,000
Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Rotary Press
Perforations:
10 1/2 x 11
Color: Dull violet
 
U.S. #1172 honors late Secretary of State John Foster Dulles. The image of Dulles was based on a photograph by Whit Keith, Jr. of the Department of State.
 
John Foster Dulles (1888-1959)
Politician
Born in Washington, D.C., John Foster Dulles attended Princeton University and served as Major on the War Industries Board. In 1918, Woodrow Wilson made Dulles legal counsel to the U.S. delegation at the Versailles Peace Conference. He went on to serve on the War Reparations committee. 
 
In January 1953, President Dwight D. Eisenhower made Dulles Secretary of State. In that position, he spent much time building up NATO and was an important figure during the early Cold War era, fighting communism worldwide. Dulles supported the French war against the Viet Minh in Indochina and played a crucial role in the CIA’s overthrow of Iran’s Mossadegh government in 1953. 
 
Dulles was later awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and Washington’s Dulles International Airport was named in his honor.