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32c Kwanzaa single
- The Postal Service issued a 32-cent Kwanzaa stamp on October 22, 1997, in Los Angeles, California. The stamp features the seven symbols used to celebrate the seven principles that are the foundation of Kwanzaa.
- The stamp is the second in the Holiday Celebrations Series. The Holiday Celebrations Series was begun in 1996 to reflect a different cultural or ethnic holiday each year. The first stamp in the series was the Hanukkah stamp on October 22, 1996.
- Designed and illustrated by Synthia Saint James of Los Angeles, California, the stamps were issued in self-adhesive panes of fifty and self-adhesive vendible booklets of fifteen. Avery-Dennison produced the stamps in the gravure process.
- Postal Bulletin (September 25, 1997).
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- Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
- Data Source
- National Postal Museum
- October 22, 1997
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- Postage Stamps
- paper; ink (multicolored); self-adhesive / photogravure
- United States of America
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- Scott Catalogue USA 3175
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