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Plan a visit to the exhibit
Check the public programs calendar for tours and talks
Related experiences in the National Postal Museum
Purchase the current Black Heritage and other African American stamp issues in the USPS Stamp Store on Level One.
Visit the NPM’s “African Americans in the Postal Service and Philately” topical reference page.
See a mail distribution case belonging to African American postmaster in the Systems at Work exhibit on Level One.
See a Dominican Republic postage stamp autographed by Olympic gold medalist Jesse Owens in the Stamps Around the Globe Gallery, Frame 84.
See a 1943 envelope mailed by a Tuskegee Airman stationed in Italy on display in Mail Marks History Gallery, Frame 17.
Related sites in Washington, D.C.
Plan a visit to the African American Civil War Memorial.
Learn about the life of Mary McLeod Bethune, an African American woman educator, presidential advisor, and political activist.
Visit Cedar Hill, home of the famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass.
See Conversations: African and African American Artworks in Dialogue at the National Museum of African Art through January 24, 2016.
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