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United States Postal Service Video

"Stamps: An American Journey" (©2006) tells the surprising story of the journey of stamps from an idea, to art, to issued stamp.
Thanks to The United States Postal Service for providing this exciting video.
Please contact the United States Postal Service for video use information and permission.

websites of earlier postal artwork exhibits at the National Postal Museum

Smithsonian Channel

United States Postal Service Store

Related locations in Washington, D.C.


  • Cornelius Vermule, Philatelic Art in America. Weston, Massachusetts: Cardinal Spellman Philatelic Museum, 1987

  • United States Postal Service, Birds and Flowers of the Fifty States: A Collection of United States Commemorative Stamps. Washington DC, 1982