Christmas Holiday Stamps

The United States Post Office Department issued its first Christmas stamp in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on November 1, 1962. Customers had requested such a stamp for years.

Anticipating a huge demand for the new Christmas stamp, the Department ordered 500 million printed — the largest number produced for a special stamp until that time. The green and red four-cent stamps featured a wreath, two candles, and the words "Christmas 1962". The initial supply sold out quickly and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing began working around-the-clock to print more. By the end of 1962, nearly 862 million of the stamps had been printed and distributed.

Although the decision to print a Christmas stamp generated some controversy, especially from groups concerned about maintaining the separation of church and state, legal actions to bar the stamps were not successful.

In the list of U.S. Christmas holiday stamps that follows, the numbers in parentheses indicate postage on non-denominated stamps.

Subject and Scott Catalog Number Denomination Date Issued Designer
Christmas Wreath and Candles. Scott # 1205. Nov. 1, 1962 Jim Crawford
National Christmas Tree and White House. Scott # 1240. Nov. 1, 1963 Lily Spandorf; modified by Norman Todhunte
Holly, Mistletoe, Poinsettia, Sprig of Conifer, 4 designs. Scott # 1254-1257. Nov. 9, 1964 Thomas F. Naegele
Angel with Trumpet, 1840 Weather Vane. After watercolor by Lucille Gloria Chabot of the 1840 weather vane from the People’s Methodist Church, Newburyport, MA. National Gallery of Art. Scott # 1276. Nov. 2, 1965 Robert Jones
Madonna and Child, by Hans Memling. Modeled after Madonna and Child with Angels, by Flemish artist Hans Memling (c. 1430-1494).  Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1321. Nov. 1, 1966 Howard C. Mildner
Madonna and Child, by Hans Memling. Modeled after Madonna and Child with Angels, by Flemish artist Hans Memling (c. 1430-1494).  Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.  Larger version of same painting in 1966 stamp. Scott # 1336. Nov. 6, 1967 Howard C. Mildner
Angel Gabriel, from The Annunciation by Jan van Eyck. From a painting c. 1431/1436 by Flemish painter Jan van Eyck (c. 1930-1441). Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1363. Nov. 1, 1968 Robert J. Jones
Winter Sunday in Norway, Maine. Painted about 1870 by an unknown artist.  N.Y. State Historical Association, Cooperstown, N.Y. Scott # 1384. Nov. 3, 1969 Stevan Dohanos
Nativity, by Lorenzo Lotto. From a 1523 painting by Venetian artist Lorenzo Lotto (c.1480-1556).  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1414. Nov. 5, 1970 Howard C. Mildner
Tin and Cast-iron Locomotive, Toy Horse on Wheels, Mechanical Tricycle, Doll Carriage, 4 designs. From a drawing (locomotive) by Charles Hemming in “Index of American Design Colllection” National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., and from “Golden Age of Toys” by Fondin and Remise. Scott # 1415-1418. Nov. 5, 1970 Stevan Dohanos
Adoration of the Shepherds, by Giorgione. From a 1505/1510 painting by Venetian painter Giorgione (1477/1478-1510).  Samuel H. Kress Collection,  National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1444. Nov. 10, 1971 Bradbury Thompson
Partridge in a Pear Tree. Scott # 1445. Nov. 10, 1971 Jamie Wyeth
Angels from Mary, Queen of Heaven. Detail from a 1485/1500 painting by the Master of the St. Lucy legend, active in Bruges c. 1480 - c. 1510.  The artist’s name is unknown, he is called the Master of the St. Lucy legend for an altarpiece in the church of Saint James, Bruges, dated 1480, that depicts three scenes from the life of Saint Lucy.  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1471. Nov. 9, 1972 Bradbury Thompson
Santa Claus. Scott # 1472. Nov. 9, 1972 Stevan Dohanos
Small Cowper Madonna, by Raphael. From a c. 1505 painting by the Italian painter Raphael (1483-1520) named after a previous owner.  Widener Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1507. Nov. 7, 1973 Bradbury Thompson
Christmas Tree in Needlepoint. Scott # 1508. Nov. 7, 1973 Dolli Tingle
Angel from the Pérussis altarpiece. Detail from the Pérussis altarpiece by anonymous French artist, 1480. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. Scott # 1550. 10¢ Oct. 23, 1974 Bradbury Thompson
The Road—Winter, by Currier and Ives. Currier and Ives print from drawing by Otto Knirsch. Scott # 1551. 10¢ Oct. 23, 1974 Stevan Dohanos
Dove Weather Vane atop Mount Vernon. Based on weathervane made in Philadelphia by Joseph Rakestraw, according to specifications by George Washington. Scott # 1552. 10¢ Nov. 15, 1974 Don Hedin and Robert Geissman
Madonna and Child, by Domenico Ghirlandaio. From a c. 1470 painting by Florentine painter Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449-1494).  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1579. (10¢) Oct. 14, 1975 Bradbury Thompson
Christmas Card, by Louis Prang, 1878. Collection of Museum of the City of New York. Scott # 1580. (10¢) Oct. 14, 1975 Stevan Dohanos
Nativity, by John Singleton Copley. After c. 1776 painting by American painter John Singleton Copley (1738-1815).  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Scott # 1701. 13¢ Oct. 27, 1976 Bradbury Thompson
Winter Pastime, by Nathaniel Currier. After 1855 lithograph.  Museum of the City of New York. Scott # 1702, 1703. 13¢ Oct. 27, 1976 Stevan Dohanos
Washington at Valley Forge. After painting by J.C. Leyendecker as Saturday Evening Post cover, 1935. Scott # 1729. 13¢ Oct. 21, 1977 Stevan Dohanos
Rural Mailbox. Scott # 1730. 13¢ Oct. 21, 1977 Dolli Tingle
Madonna and Child with Cherubim, by Andrea della Robbia. After c. 1485 glazed terra cotta sculpture by Florentine artist Andrea della Robia (1435-1525).  Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1768. 15¢ Oct. 18, 1978 Bradbury Thompson
Child on Hobby Horse and Christmas Tree. Scott # 1769. 15¢ Oct. 18, 1978 Dolli Tingle
Virgin and Child, by Gerard David. After c. 1510 painting The Rest on the Flight into Egypt by Flemish painter Gerard David, c. 1460-1523. Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1799. 15¢ Oct. 18, 1979 Bradbury Thompson
Santa Claus Christmas Tree Ornament. Scott # 1800. 15¢ Oct. 18, 1979 Eskil Ohlsson
Madonna and Child. After Epiphany Window by British glass artist Walter Tower, Bethlehem Chapel, Washington [National] Cathedral, Washington, D.C. Scott # 1842. 15¢ Oct. 31, 1980 Esther Porter
Wreath and Toys. Based on antique toys in artist Bob Timberlake’s collection. Scott # 1843. 15¢ Oct. 31, 1980 Bob Timberlake
Madonna and Child, Botticelli. After painting by Florentine painter, Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510).  Art Institute of Chicago. Scott # 1939. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1981 Bradbury Thompson
Felt Bear on Sleigh. Scott # 1940. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1981 Nalad Einsel
Puppy and Kitten. Scott # 2025. 13¢ Nov. 3, 1982 Chuck Ripper
Madonna and Child, by Tiepolo. After c. 1767/1770 painting Madonna of the Goldfinch by Venetian painter, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1696-1770.  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2026. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1982 Bradbury Thompson
Season’s Greetings (Children Sledding, Children Building a Snowman, Children Skating, Children Trimming a Tree), 4 designs. Scott # 2027-2030. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1982 Dolli Tingle
Niccolini-Cowper Madonna, by Raphael. After a 1508 painting by Italian painter Raphael (1483-1520).  The painting is named after two former owners.  Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2063. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1983 Bradbury Thompson
Santa Claus. Scott # 2064. 20¢ Oct. 28, 1983 John Berkey
Madonna and Child, by Fra Filippo Lippi. After 1440/1445 painting by Florentine painter Fra Filippo Lippi (c. 1406-1469).  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2107. 20¢ Oct. 30, 1984 Bradbury Thompson
Santa Claus. Drawing by Queens, NY, second-grade student, Danny LaBoccetta, winner of first nationwide student stamp design contest sponsored by United States Postal Service. Scott # 2108. 20¢ Oct. 30, 1984 Danny LaBoccetta
Genoa Madonna, by Luca Della Robbia. After c. 1450 enameled terra cotta by Florentine sculptor, Luca Della Robbia (1400-1482). Detroit Institute of Arts. 22¢ Oct. 30, 1985 Bradbury Thompson
Poinsettia Plants. Scott # 2166. 22¢ Oct. 30, 1985 James Dean
Madonna and Child, by Perugino. After post-1500 painting by Umbrian painter, Pietro Perugino (c. 1450-1523).  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2244. 22¢ Oct. 24, 1986 Bradbury Thompson
Village Scene. Scott # 2245. 22¢ Oct. 24, 1986 Dolli Tingle
Madonna and Child, by Moroni. After c. 1560 painting A Gentleman in Adoration before the Madonna, by Bergamo painter, Giovanni Battista Moroni (c. 1525-1578). Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2367. 22¢ Oct. 23, 1987 Bradbury Thompson
Christmas Ornaments. Scott # 2368. 22¢ Oct. 23, 1987 Jim Dean
Madonna and Child, by Botticelli. After c. 1470 painting by Florentine painter, Sandro Botticelli (1446-1510).  Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2399. 25¢ Oct. 20, 1988 Bradbury Thompson
One-Horse Open Sleigh and Village Scene. Scott # 2400. 25¢ Oct. 20, 1988 Joan Landis
Madonna and Child, by Carracci. After c. 1593 painting The Dream of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, by Bolognese painter Lodovico Carracci (1555-1619).  Samuel H. Kress Foundation, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2427. 25¢ Oct. 19, 1989 Bradbury Thompson
Sleigh Full of Presents. Based on antique toy sleigh from New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, N.Y. Scott # 2428. 25¢ Oct. 19, 1989 Stevan Dohanos
Madonna and Child, by Antonello. After c. 1475 painting by Sicilian painter, Antonello da Messina (c. 1430-1479). Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2514. 25¢ Oct. 18, 1990 Bradbury Thompson
Greetings (Christmas Tree). Scott # 2515. 25¢ Oct. 18, 1990 Libby Thiel
Madonna and Child, by Antoniazzo Romano. After c. 1480 painting Madonna and Child with Donor by Roman painter, Antoniazzo Romano, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. Scott # 2578. (29¢) Oct. 17, 1991 Bradbury Thompson
Santa Claus in Chimney. Scott # 2579, 2580, 2581. (29¢) Oct. 17, 1991 John Berkey
Santa Checking List, Santa with Present, Santa at Fireplace, Santa and Sleigh, 4 designs, Scott # 2582-2585. (29¢) Oct. 17, 1991 John Berkey
Madonna and Child, by Giovanni Bellini. After c. 1490 painting Madonna and Child with Saints by Venetian painter Giovanni Bellini (c. 1430/1435 – 1516).  National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2710. 29¢ Oct. 22, 1992 Bradbury Thompson
Greetings (Horse and Rider, Toy Train, Toy Steamer, Toy Ship), 4 designs. Scott # 2711-2714, 2715-2718. 29¢ Oct. 22, 1992 Lou Nolan
Greetings (Toy Train). Scott # 2719. 29¢ Oct. 22, 1992 Lou Nolan
Madonna and Child, by Giovanni Battista Cima. After c. 1496-99 painting Madonna and Child in a Landscape, by Italian painter, Giovanni Battista Cima da Conegliano (c. 1459/60 – c. 1517/18).  North Carolina Museum of Art. Scott # 2789, 2790. 29¢ Oct. 21, 1993 Bradbury Thompson
Greetings (Jack-in-the-Box, Red-Nosed Reindeer, Snowman, Toy Soldier Blowing Horn), 4 designs. Scott # 2791-2794, 2795-2798, 2799-2802. 29¢ Oct. 21, 1993, Oct. 28, 1993 Peter Good
Greetings (Snowman). Scott # 2803. 29¢ Oct. 28, 1993 Peter Good
Madonna and Child, by Elisabetta Sirani. After 1663 painting Virgin and Child by Bolognese painter Elisabetta Sirani (1638-1665). National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C. Scott # 2871. 29¢ Oct. 20, 1994 Bradbury Thompson
Stocking. Scott # 2872. 29¢ Oct. 20, 1994 Lou Nolan
Santa Claus. Scott # 2873. 29¢ Oct. 20, 1994 Harry Zelenko
Cardinal in Snow. Scott # 2874. 29¢ Oct. 20, 1994 Peter Good

Madonna and Child, by Giotto di Bondone. After c. 1320/1330 painting by Florentine painter Giotto di Bondone (probably 1266-1337). Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 3003.

32¢ Oct. 19, 1995 Robert Sheaff
Santa Claus Entering Chimney, Child Holding Jumping Jack, Child Holding Tree, Santa Claus Working on Sled, 4 designs. Based on antique writing tablet cover, postcard published by James Campbell & Son c. 1880-1890, postcard published in German by HWB c. 1910, postcard published by Stecher Lithographic Co., Rochester, NY, postmarked 1915. Scott # 3004-3007, 3008-3011, 3014-3017. 32¢ Sep. 30, 1995 John Grossman and Laura Alders
Midnight Angel. Based on greeting card c. 1910, probably by American artist Ellen H. Clapsaddle (1865-1934). Scott # 3012, 3018. 32¢ Oct. 19, 1995 John Grossman and Laura Alders
Children Sledding. Based on postcard published by Raphael Tuck& Sons, Ltd., London, postmarked 1911. Scott # 3013. 32¢ Oct. 19, 1995 John Grossman and Laura Alders
Madonna and Child, by Paolo de Matteis. After 1712 painting Adoration of the Shepherds by Neapolitan painter Paolo de Matteis (1662-1728).  Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA. Scott # 3107, 3112. 32¢ Nov. 1, 1996 Richard D. Sheaff
Family at Fireplace, Decorating Tree, Dreaming of Santa Claus, Holiday Shopping, 4 designs. Scott # 3108-3111, 3113-3116. 32¢ Oct. 8, 1996 Julia Talcott
Skaters. Scott # 3117. 32¢ Oct. 8, 1996 Julia Talcott
Madonna and Child, by Sano di Pietro. After c. 1471 painting Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels by Sienese painter Sano di Pietro (1405 – 1481).  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 3176. 32¢ Oct. 27, 1997 Richard D. Sheaff
American Holly. Scott # 3177. 32¢ Oct. 30, 1997 Howard Paine
Florentine Madonna and Child. After c. 1425 painted and gilded terra cotta statue by unknown sculptor, Florence, 15th century.  Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 3244. 32¢ Oct. 15, 1998 Richard D. Sheaff
Evergreen Wreath, Victorian Wreath, Chili Pepper Wreath, Tropical Wreath, 4 designs. Scott # 3245-3248, 3249-3252. 32¢ Oct. 15, 1998 Lillian Dinihanian, George deBruin, Chris Crinklaw, Michaele Thunin
Madonna and Child, by Bartolomeo Vivarini. After c. 1475 painting by Venetian painter, Bartolomeo Vivarini, c. 1430/1432 - c. 1491 or c. 1499. Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 3355. 33¢ Oct. 20, 1999 Richard D. Sheaff
Greetings (Red, Blue, Purple, and Green Deer), 4 designs. Scott # 3356-3359, 3360-3363, 3364-3367. 33¢ Oct. 20, 1999 Tim Nikosey
none issued 2000    
Virgin and Child, by Lorenzo Costa. After about 1490 painting by Ferrarese painter Lorenzo Costa (about 1460-1535).  John G. Johnson Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA. Scott # 3536. 34¢ Oct. 10, 2001 Richard Sheaff

Santa wearing tan hood, Santa wearing blue hat, Santa wearing red hat, Santa wearing gold hood, 4 designs.

After chromolithograph images, ca. 1880 and ca. 1915-20. Scott # 3537-3540, 3541-3544.

34¢ Oct. 10, 2001 Richard Sheaff
Madonna and Child, by Jan Gossaert. After c. 1520 painting by Jan Gossaert (c. 1478 to 1532), the Netherlands.  Charles H. and Mary F.S. Worcester Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Scott # 3675. 37¢ Oct. 10, 2002 Richard Sheaff
Snowman with red and green plaid scarf, Snowman with blue plaid scarf, Snowman with pipe, Snowman with top hat, 4 designs. Snowmen made by Tommy Simpson (with pipe and with top hat), Judy Gunn-Irish (with red and green plaid scarf), Delton Products Corp. (with blue plaid scarf). Scott # 3676-3679, 3680-3683, 3684-3687, 3688-3691. 37¢ Oct. 28, 2002 Derry Noyes; photographed by Sally Andersen-Bruce
Madonna and Child, by Jan Gossaert. After c. 1520 painting by Jan Gossaert (c. 1478 to 1532), the Netherlands.  Charles H. and Mary F.S. Worcester Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (same image as 2002 stamp). Scott # 3820. 37¢ Oct. 23, 2003 Richard Sheaff

Holiday Music Makers (reindeer playing panpipes, Santa playing drums, Santa playing trumpet, reindeer playing horn), 4 designs. Scott # 3821-3824, 3825-3828.

37¢ Oct. 23, 2003 Ethel Kessler; art work by Diane Teske Harris
Madonna and Child, by Lorenzo Monaco. After 1413 painting by Florentine painter Lorenzo Monaco. Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 3879. 37¢ Oct. 14, 2004 Richard Sheaff
Holiday Ornaments (painted glass Santas nestled in tissue paper), 4 designs. Scott # 3883-3886, 3887-3890, 3891-3894. 37¢ Nov. 16, 2004 Derry Noyes; photographed by Sally Andersen-Bruce
Holiday Cookies (Santa Claus, two snowmen, an angel, two elves), 4 designs. Scott # 3949-3952, 3953-3956, 3957-3960. 37¢ Oct. 20, 2005 Derry Noyes; photographed by Sally Andersen-Bruce
Holiday Snowflakes, 4 designs. Scott # 4105-4108, 4109-4112, 4113-4116. 39¢ Oct. 5, 2006 Richard Sheaff; photographed by Kenneth Libbrecht
Madonna and Child with Bird, by Ignacio Chacón. After c. 1765 painting attributed to Peruvian artist Ignacio Chacón.  Engracia and Frank Barrows Freyer Collection of Peruvian colonial art, Denver Art Museum. Scott # 4100. 39¢ Oct. 17, 2006 Michael Osborne
Holiday Knits, 4 designs. Scott # 4207-4210, 4211-4214, 4215-4218. 41¢ Oct. 25, 2007 Carl T. Herrman; knits by Nancy Stahl
The Madonna of the Carnation, by Bernardino Luini. After c. 1515 painting by Milanese painter Bernardino Luini. Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Scott # 4206. 41¢ Oct. 25, 2007 Richard Sheaff
Christmas: Virgin and Child with the Young John the Baptist, by Sandro Botticelli.  After c.1490 painting by Italian painter Sandro Botticelli.  Cleveland Museum of Art.  Scott # 4359. 42¢ Oct. 23, 2008 Richard Sheaff
Holiday Nutcrackers, 4 designs.  Scott # 4360-4363, 4364-4367, 4368-4371. 42¢ Oct. 23, 2008 Derry Noyes; nutcrackers made by Glenn A. Crider based on sketches and notes of Sally Andersen-Bruce, who later photographed them
Winter Holidays (reindeer, snowman, gingerbread man, toy soldier), 4 designs.  Scott # 4425-4428, 4429-4432. 44¢ Oct. 8, 2009 Richard Sheaff; sketches by Joseph Cudd
Christmas: Madonna and Sleeping Child by Sassoferrato, by Giovanni Battista Salvi.  After 17th c. painting by Italian artist Giovanni Battista Salvi, more commonly known as Sassoferrato.  Hearst Castle, San Simeon, California.  Scott # 4424. Oct. 20, 2009  44¢ Carl T. Herrman
Angel with Lute, by Melozzo da Forli. Detail of a 15th c. fresco by Italian painter Melozzo da Forli.  Collection of the Vatican’s Pinacoteca (art museum).  Scott # 4477. 44¢ Oct. 21, 2010 Terrence McCaffrey
Holiday Evergreens (Forever) (ponderosa pine, eastern red cedar, blue spruce and balsam fir), 4 designs. Scott # 4478-4481, 4482-4485.     (44¢) Oct. 21, 2010 Howard E. Paine; paintings by Ned Seidler

Since 2011, all commemorative stamps for the First-Class Mail one-ounce rate have been Forever stamps, equal in value to the current First-Class Mail one-ounce price. The value given in parentheses was the price of the stamp when first issued.

Subject Denomination Date Issued Designer
Madonna of the Candelabra, by Raphael. Detail of a ca. 1513 painting by Italian master Raphael. Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Maryland.  Scott # 4570. (44¢) Oct. 13, 2011 Richard Sheaff
Holiday Baubles, 4 designs.  Scott # 4571-4574; 4575-4578; 4579-4582. (44¢) Oct. 13, 2011 William J. Gicker; illustrations by Linda Fountain
Holy Family.  Scott # 4711. (45¢) Oct. 10, 2012 William J. Gicker and Greg Breeding; illustration by Nancy Stahl
Santa and Sleigh, block of four.  Scott # 4712-4715. (45¢) Oct. 13, 2012 Howard E. Paine; illustrations by Paul Rogers
Snowflakes. Scott # 4808-4812. (10¢/
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Oct. 1, 2013 William J. Gicker and Jennifer Arnold; Kenneth Libbrecht, photographer
Poinsettia. Scott # 4816, 4821. (46¢) Oct. 10, 2013 Ethel Kessler; painting by William Low
Virgin and Child, by Jan Gossaert. Detail of 1531 painting by Flemish painter Jan Gossaert. Cleveland Museum of Art. Scott # 4815. (46¢) Oct. 11, 2013 Richard Sheaff
Global Forever: Evergreen Wreath. Scott # 4814. ($1.10/Global) Oct. 24, 2013 William J. Gicker; George E. Brown, photographer; Alan Talley, wreath-maker
Gingerbread Houses, 4 designs. Scott # 4817-4820. (46¢) Nov. 6, 2013 Derry Noyes; Sally Andersen-Bruce, photographer; Teresa Layman, baker
Global Holiday: Silver Bells Wreath. Scott # 4936. ($1.15/Global) Oct. 23, 2014 William J. Gicker and Michael Owens; Sally Andersen-Bruce, photographer; Michael Owens; wreath-maker, Angelica Dennis, bow-maker
Winter Fun, 4 designs. Scott # 4937-4940; 4941-4944. (49¢) Oct. 23, 2014 Ethel Kessler; illustrations by Janet Atkinson, Jing Jing Tsong, and Christine Roy
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, 4 designs. Scott # 4946-4949. (49¢) Nov. 6, 2014 Greg Breeding
Christmas Magi. Scott # 4945. (49¢) Nov. 19, 2014 Greg Breeding; illustration by Nancy Stahl
Holiday Celebrations: A Charlie Brown Christmas, 10 designs #5021-5030 (49¢) Oct. 1, 2015 Antonio Alcalá
Holiday Celebrations: Geometric Snowflakes, 4 designs #5031-5034 (49¢) Oct. 23, 2015 Antonio Alcalá and Leslie Badani
Holiday Celebrations: Holiday Windows, 4 designs #5145-5148 (47¢) Oct. 6, 2016 Ethel Kessler; artwork by William Low
Holiday Celebrations: Florentine Madonna and Child #5143 (47¢) Oct. 18, 2016 William J. Gicker
Holiday Celebrations: Nativity #5144 (47¢) Nov. 3, 2016 Greg Breeding; artwork by Nancy Stahl
The Snowy Day, 4 designs #5243-5246 (49¢) Oct. 4, 2017 Antonio Alcalá
Christmas Carols, 4 designs #5247-5250 (49¢) Oct. 5, 2017 Howard E. Paine; artwork by Steve McCracken
“Madonna and Child” by Bachiacca #5331 (50¢) Oct. 3, 2018 Greg Breeding
Sparkling Holidays, 4 designs (Coca-Cola Santas) #5332-5335 (50¢) Oct. 11, 2018 Greg Breeding; existing artwork by Haddon Sundblom
Sparkling Holidays Souvenir Sheet #5336 (50¢) Oct. 11, 2018 Greg Breeding; existing artwork by Haddon Sundblom
Holiday Wreaths, 4 designs #5424-5427 (55¢) Oct. 25, 2019 Antonio Alcalá and Laura Dowling; Laura Dowling, wreath-maker; Kevin Allen, photographer
“Our Lady of Guapulo” by unknown artist #5525 (55¢) Oct. 20, 2020 Greg Breeding
A Visit From St. Nick, 4 designs #5644-5647 (58¢) Oct. 7, 2021 Greg Breeding; artwork by Brad Woodard

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