2004 37¢ Paul Robeson
Black Heritage Series
Issue Date: January 20, 2004
City: Princeton, NJ
Printed By: American Packaging Corporation for Sennett Security Products
Printing Method: Photogravure
Perforations: Serpentine die cut 10 ¾
Actor, singer, scholar, athlete, humanitarian, and civil rights activist Paul Robeson (1898-1976) was the son of a former slave. Robeson used his deep baritone voice and theatrical talent to promote African and African-American history and culture. The Paul Robeson stamp is the 24th in the Black Heritage Series.