Honor the 100th anniversary of the beginning of airmail service with this new cachet printed on a #10 envelope that features an illustration of a Curtiss JN-4H biplane, along with a 100th Anniversary Air Mail logo. Also included is a United States Air Mail Red Forever® stamp cancelled with an official postmark.
The stamp commemorates the beginning of airmail delivery through the U.S. Post Office Department on August 12, 1918, and pays tribute to the foresight of those who fostered airmail service and made it a success. The stamp, rendered in red and printed in intaglio, features a drawing of the type of plane typically used in the early days of airmail, a Curtiss JN-4H biplane.
The postmark includes the date and location of stamp issuance: August 11, 2018, College Park, MD 20740.
The cachet comes in a protective plastic sleeve.
Made in the USA.
SKUs featured on this page: 477928
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