1967 20¢ Columbia Jays
Issue Date: April 26, 1967
City: Audubon, NY
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Giori press printing
The United States wanted to provide a distinctly American stamp for the 20¢ airmail rate to Europe and parts of Africa. Because the regular postal issue featuring John James Audubon’s work was so popular with the public, the “Columbia Jays” design was selected for the airmail stamp.