Black Heritage Series Stamp Print (8.5 x 11) | NMAAS | Black History Makers


Print will arrive in a sheet protector in a 9 x 12 envelope.

“A topical collection featuring African-American leaders, inventors, activists, sports figures, and culture-shapers whose lives changed history.  These stamps are part of the Black Heritage Stamp Series. U.S. postage stamps were in use for nearly a century before Booker T. Washington became the first African American to appear on one. A handful of additional black history-related designs appeared between 1940 and 1978, when the U.S. Postal Service introduced the Black Heritage series. USPS continues to issue a stamp featuring a notable Black American every February in conjunction with Black History Month and at other times during the year. Today the Black Heritage issues are the longest-running U.S. stamp series.”



Print of Black Heritage Series featuring stamps issued from 1978-2021.