8¢ Stamp Collecting
Issue Date: November 17, 1972
City: New York, NY
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Color: Black and multicolored
Issued in recognition of a hobby that is both educational and fun - and in response to numerous requests that collectors have a "stamp of their own." U.S. #1474 pictures U.S. #1 – the 1847 5¢ Franklin – under a magnifying glass.