Category: 1950s

Champion of Liberty: Simon Bolivar 1958 4c Stamp First Day Cover #1110

#1110 Champion of Libery - Simon Bolivar Edsel Cachet 4c 1958.0724

Scott #1110 Masonic First Day Cover

“The Liberator” Simon Bolivar (1783-1830) Masonic First Day Cover

Simon Bolivar is one of South America’s most recognized generals. The first day issue here is the four-cent Champion of Liberty U.S. postage stamp, cancelled in Washington, DC.

Bolivar’s reputation was decisively (more…)

John Paul Jones at Constitutional Congress 1958 & 1987 #U536 / 2360

1958 & 1987 John Paul Jones U.S Constitution 4cents 22cents

Scott #U536 & 2360 Masonic First Day Cover

John Paul Jones Masonic First Day Cover

“I have not yet begun to fight!”  ~John Paul Jones (July 6, 1747 – July 18, 1792)

John Paul Jones, a Scottish sailor, rose through the ranks to
become known as the Father of the (more…)