portrait painting of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II stamp art, 1999

Illustrator: Drew Struzan

Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II won Pulitzer Prizes, Tony Awards, Academy Awards, Emmys and Grammys. Their timeless productions include Oklahoma!, Carousel, The Flower Drum Song, South Pacific, and The King and I. Their final collaborative play, The Sound of Music, won five Tony Awards.

Courtesy United States Postal Service, Postmaster General's Collection