The 1963 March on Washington Stamp Now Revealed!

Ladies and gentlemen, today’s the day!

USPS_Facebook_08.23_Stamps_A_v02Equality now has a stamp of its own, and you helped unveil it.

The 1963 March on Washington stamp is the last of three stamps being issued in 2013 in a civil rights set. The first marked the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. A second stamp honored Rosa Parks, on the 100th anniversary of her birth.

The stamp is being issued as a Forever® stamp (Forever stamps are always equal in value to the current First-Class Mail® one-ounce rate), and it is now available online, by calling 800-STAMP24 (800-782-6724), and at Post Offices nationwide. Be a part of history. Pick up your 1963 March on Washington stamps today!

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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.