1959 Statue of Liberty
Issue Date: November 20, 1959
City: New York, NY
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Giori press printing
Color: Black and orange with full orange border
This stamp was issued primarily for use on airmail matter destined for Europe and certain parts of Northern Africa. The Statue of Liberty and the words “Liberty for All” are pictured. Dedicated on October 28, 1886, Lady Liberty was a welcome sight for many immigrants who landed in New York Harbor. She is a symbol of the liberty they were seeking in their new land.