1974 10¢ First Kentucky Settlement
Issue Date: June 15, 1974
City: Harrodsburg, Kentucky
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Color: Green and multicolored
This stamp shows an image of the settlement founded by James Harrod, who led a group of Pennsylvanians into Kentucky in 1774. They built Fort Harrod, Kentucky's first permanent white settlement. Their wives and children arrived the following year.