Do You Own Complete 1965 Commemorative Year Set?
Contents: YS1965 (1261-76) 16 Stamps
Now you can get all 16 commemorative stamps issued in 1965 with one convenient, money-saving order.
Commemorative Year Set Includes:
Battle of New Orleans – Emphasizes 150 years of unbroken peace between England and the United States after the Battle of New Orleans, which was the last battle of the War of 1812.
Winston Churchill – Honors the memory of Churchill, who was Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II. He was made an honorary citizen of the U.S. when John Kennedy signed a special Congressional bill.
International Cooperation Year – Issued in San Francisco, at the site of the first meeting of the United Nations, this stamp marked the 20th anniversary of the United Nations and the International Cooperation Year.
Dante Alighieri – Honors the 700th anniversary of the birth of Dante Alighieri, the famed Florentine poet who wrote “The Inferno.”
Herbert Hoover – Celebrates the memory of our 31st President, a great humanitarian and civil servant. The stamp was issued at Hoover’s birthplace and Presidential Library location, West Branch, Iowa.
Christmas – The fourth Christmas issue features an Angel with a Trumpet. It was originally made available to the public weeks before Christmas to promote the Post Office’s “Mail Early” campaign.
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