Marian Anderson Exhibit

This is an exhibit submitted in the 2017 St. Louis Stamp Show and American Philatelic Society Stamp Show in Richmond, VA. It received a bronze ribbon in both shows and recognition from the Ephemera Society in Richmond. This beautiful cachet was my motivation.

United States Black Heritage Commemorative Stamp Series
(1978-present)
Scott No. Description Issue date
1744 Harriet Tubman (.13) February 1, 1978
1771 Martin Luther King Jr. (.15) January 13, 1979
1804 Benjamin Banneker (.15) February 15, 1980
1875 Whitney Moore Young (.15) January 30, 1981
2016 Jackie Robinson (.20) August 2, 1982
2044 Scott Joplin (.20) June 9, 1983
2073 Carter G. Woodson (.20) February 1, 1984
2137 Mary McLeod Bethune (.22) March 5, 1985
2203 Sojourner Truth (.22) February 4, 1986
2249 Jean B. Pointe du Sable (.22) February 20, 1987
2371 James Weldon Johnson (.22) February 2, 1988
2402 A. Philip Randolph (.25) February 3, 1989
2442 Ida B. Wells (.25) February 1, 1990
2567 Jan. E. Matzeliger (.29) September 15, 1991
2617 W. E. B. Du Bois (.29) January 31, 1992
2746 Percy Lavon Julian (.29) January 29, 1993
2816 Allison Davis (.29) February 1, 1994
2956 Bessie Coleman (.32) April 27, 1995
3058 Ernest E. Just (.32) February 1, 1996
3121 Benjamin O. Davis Sr. (.32) January 28, 1997
3181 Madam C. J. Walker (.32) January 28, 1998
3273 Malcolm X (.32) January 20, 1999
3371 Patricia Roberts Harris (.33) January 27, 2000
3501 Roy Wilkins (.34) January 24, 2001
3557 Langston Hughes (.34) February 1, 2002
3746 Thurgood Marshall (.37) January 7, 2003
3834 Paul Robeson (.37) January 20, 2004
3896 Marian Anderson (.37) January 27, 2005
3996 Hattie McDaniel (.39) January 25, 2006
4120 Ella Fitzgerald (.39) January 10, 2007
4222 Charles W. Chesnutt (.41) January 31, 2008
4408 Anna Julia Cooper (.44) June 11, 2009
4464 Oscar Micheaux (.44) June 22, 2010
4565 Barbara Jordan (forever) September 16, 2011
4624 John H. Johnson (forever) January 31, 2012
4803 Althea Gibson (forever) August 23, 2013
4856 Shirley Chisholm (forever) January 31, 2014
4958 Robert Robinson Taylor (forever) February 12, 2015
5056 Richard Allen (forever) February 2, 2016
5171 Dorothy Height (forever) February 1, 2017
5259 Lena Horne (forever) January 30, 2018