How much was a postage stamp in 1994?

Answer In 1994, a first-class U.S. postage stamp cost 29 cents. The price had remained that way since 1991, and the cost went up 3 cents to 32 cents per stamp just one year later, in 1995.Source:Johnston'... Read More »

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PC Printing of Postage Stamps Vs. Machine Postage Stamp Printing?

People can't always get to the post office. Whether it is for business or personal use, many choose to print their postage from their homes or offices. The United States Postal Service (USPS) offer... Read More »

When was the first postage stamp used?

The United Kingdom issued the first pre-paid, adhesive postage stamp on May 6, 1840. The "Penny Black," and two-pence "Blue" were sold in sheets of 240. Each postage stamp included a portrait of Q... Read More »

Who was on the first US postage stamp?

The first two federal postage stamps, a five-cent and a 10-cent stamp, were issued in 1847, according to the National Postal Museum. Created by engraving firm Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edison, the fi... Read More »

Who was the first woman on the U.S. postage stamp?

In 1893 the first commemorative stamps were issued, featuring Queen Isabella. However, the first postage stamp that specifically honored a woman featured Martha Washington. The stamps were issued i... Read More »