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Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag Stamp

Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag Stamp.

The Postal Service™ will issue a 39-cent definitive stamp, Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag, on November 8, 2006, in Washington, DC. This stamp is now available in a pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) folded vending book of 20 format (Item 675000).

For philatelic customers, the new vending book format is immediately available from Stamp Fulfillment Services. The new vending book will be available at Post Offices™ that have appropriate self-service vending machines as they deplete their local inventories of the nondenominated Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag vending book (Item 674300).

How to Order First Day of Issue Postmark

Customers have 90 days to obtain the first day of issue postmark by mail. They may purchase new stamps by telephone at 800-STAMP-24. They should affix the stamps to envelopes of their choice, address the envelopes (to themselves or others), and place them in a larger envelope addressed to:

PO BOX 92282
WASHINGTON DC 20090-2282

Issue: Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag
Item Number: 675000
Denomination &
Type of Issue:

39-cent Definitive
Format: Vending Book of 20 (1 design)
Series: N/A
Issue Date & City: April 8, 2006,
Washington, DC 20066
Photographers: Carl and Ann Purcell,
Alexandria, VA
Designer: Terrence W. McCaffrey, USPS,
Washington, DC
Art Director: Terrence W. McCaffrey, USPS,
Washington, DC
Typographer: Terrence W. McCaffrey, USPS,
Washington, DC
Modeler: Avery Dennison, SPD
Manufacturing Process: Gravure
Engraver: WRE/Color Tech
Printer: Avery Dennison, (AVR)
Printed at: AVR, Clinton, S.C.
Press Type: Dia Nippon Kiko (DNK)
Stamps per Booklet: 20
Print Quantity: 220 million stamps
Paper Type: Pre-phosphored Type II
Adhesive Type: Pressure-sensitive
Processed at: AVR, Clinton, SC
Colors: Yellow, Magenta, Cyan, Black,
PMS 294 (Blue)
Stamp Orientation: Vertical
Image Area (w x h): 0.730 x 0.840 in./18.542 x
21.336 mm
Overall Size (w x h): 0.870 x 0.980 in./22.098 x
24.892 mm
Booklet Size (w x h): 1.74 x 10.375 in./44.196 x
263.525 mm
Plate Size: 600 stamps per revolution
Plate Numbers: "V" followed by five (5) single
Marginal Markings: blank
Stamp Side: N/A
Cover Side: © 2005 USPS • Promotional text
• Plate numbers • Barcode
675000 • "Lady Liberty and
U.S. Flag" • Stamp image
• "Twenty 39¢Self-adhesive
Stamps $7.80" • USPS logo

After applying the first day of issue postmark, the Postal Service will return the envelopes through the mail. There is no charge for the postmark. All orders must be postmarked by January 7, 2006.

How to Order First Day Covers

Stamp Fulfillment Services also offers first day covers for new stamp issues and Postal Service stationery items postmarked with the official first day of issue cancellation. Each item has an individual catalog number and is offered in the quarterly USA Philatelic catalog. Customers may request a free catalog by calling 800-STAMP-24 or writing to:

DEPT 6270
PO BOX 219014
KANSAS CITY MO 64121-9014

Philatelic Products

There are no philatelic products available for this stamp issue.

— Stamp Services,
Government Relations, 10-26-06