Made in America Stamps: A Labor of Love for One Couple

Wedding invitations are typically mailed using one of the Postal Service’s many love-themed or wedding stamps. But as Secretary of Labor Tom Perez shared during the Made in America: Building a Nation first day of issue event, one recently-engaged couple has a different stamp in mind.

news19s2Carianna Suiter and Jason Kuruvilla’s relationship began after they met through their jobs at the Department of Labor. When it was time to discuss invitations for their upcoming wedding, the couple decided that the Made in America: Building a Nation stamps were the perfect way to honor their love story.

They received a special mention from Perez during the ceremony, as well as the congratulations of Postmaster General Pat Donahoe and other attendees.

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About USPS Stamps

The Postal Service™ is proud of its role in portraying the American experience to a world audience through the issuance of postage stamps and postal stationery. Each year the Postal Service issues commemorative stamps reflecting subjects of national significance and appeal. More than 160 years of stamp development has yielded an incredible archive of imagery and commentary reflecting American culture and society. Even in this fast-changing world, stamps are still a versatile and convenient method of postage. And stamp collecting is a lifetime hobby that is fun and educational for all ages. Stamp collecting is easy to start without a big investment. It is also a great way to learn about the world and its many wonders, opening the door to an exciting universe of history, science, geography, the arts, technology, and sports. Our mission is to provide universal service that is prompt, reliable, efficient, affordable, and self-sustaining. Throughout its history the Postal Service has grown with the nation, binding it together by ensuring that everyone, everywhere, has the same ability to communicate regardless of technological change.