Stamps Honor British Hit
That Took America By Storm –
After airing on British television, the Downton Abbey series crossed the Pacific to PBS stations here in the US in 2011. No one was prepared for the show’s instant popularity. With each episode, fans are transported back in time to the early 20th century. Once there, they follow members of the Crawley family and their servants through historic events, emotional trials, scandals and romance.
These dramatic stories and ties to early 20th century history made Downton Abbey one of the most popular British shows ever. You can own two mint stamp sheets picturing popular characters from this worldwide phenomenon – order now.