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

Answer 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 »

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Who was the first woman on a USA postage stamp?

Martha Washington was the first woman commemorated on a U.S. postage stamp. This 8-cent stamp for registered mail, which went on sale in 1902, was the second stamp in a new issue.Source:U.S. 2nd Bu... Read More »

Who was the first woman pictured on the united states postage stamp?

According to the United States Postal Service, Queen Isabella was, in 1893, the first woman to appear on a U.S. stamp. Martha Washington appeared on "the first stamp specifically to honor a woman" ... Read More »

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 »

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 »