1979 21¢ Octave Chanute and Hang-glider
Issue Date: March 29, 1979
First City: Chanute, Kansas
Quantity Issued: unknown
Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved (Giori)
Color: Blue and multicolored
This stamp was issued as part of a se-tenant. It honors Octave Chanute. Although he is remembered in the world of aviation because of his influence on aeronautics, he initially specialized as an engineer in the building of railroads and railroad bridges.