The 2009 Commemorative Stamp Yearbook, is a 64-page hardcover book featuring all 61 stamps with mounts. In it, the U.S. Postal Service® highlights an array of men and women who helped fulfill the promise of America. From entertainment icons Bob Hope and Gary Cooper, to educator and activist Anna Julia Cooper, and a host of brave civil rights pioneers and visionary leaders such as Abraham Lincoln, this year's honorees represent our nation at its best.
Their stories, retold on stamps and in the 64-pages of this hardcover book, are sure to fascinate and inspire.
Full of all the features you've come to appreciate in past editions, the 64-page yearbook now includes profiles of stamp artists as well as a compelling array of timelines and quotes. Plus, for the first time, a special section designated for collecting mail-use stamps has been created.
The yearbook comes with 61 stamps plus mounts from this year's inspiring collectible program and sells for $59.95. Anyone interested in the additional 33 mail-use stamps featured in the new section of the book can order them online at The Postal Store website at shop.usps.com, via the USA Philatelic catalog, or by calling 800-STAMP-24 (Mail-Use Stamp Packet, Item No. 990904, $17.50, available October 20, 2009).
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