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US STAMP=1971=6c=#1424=Gen. Douglas MacArthur=AUTOGRAPHED BY Designer PAUL CALLE
 
US STAMP=1971=6c=#1424=Gen. Douglas MacArthur=AUTOGRAPHED BY Designer PAUL CALLE
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Description:

6 cent stamp from the United States


Beautiful stamps to commemorate the

91st birthday
of Military hero,

GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR


UNPERFORATED SET OF 4 STAMPS  

or

MINT PLATE BLOCK OF 4 STAMPS

#1424

6c

Issue Date: January 26, 1971

City: Norfolk, VA

Quantity Printed: 134,840,000

Printed by: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Printing Method: Giori Press


These black and red colored stamps were printed in honor of the 91st birthday of General Douglas MacArthur

The stamp features a beautiful central portrait of "THE GENERAL OF THE ARMIES."

Arkansas born and 1903 United States Military Academy at West Point graduate, General MacArthur, known for leaving the Corregidor, Philippines in 1942 and made his famous promise, "I shall return."

A World War II Commander, General MacArthur also served as the Military Governor of Japan during WWII as well as serving as Commander of the United Nation forces during the Korean War.

Stamps are AUTOGRAPHED by American Artist and Pratt Institute graduate, PAUL CALLE, a stamp designer for the United States and the sole artist hired by NASA to cover the astronauts of Apollo 11.

Calle's artwork and sketches have been displayed at the National Air and Space Museum, the National Gallery of Art, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and more.


Many of Calle's designs are featured on stamps and are desired by collectors.


This Mint Plate Block of 4 stamps is a great addition to any collection as the stamp has been SIGNED by its DESIGNER.


the stamp illustrated is the exact one you will receive

please study the hi-resolution image yourself to formulate an independent opinion as to the quality and suitability of the piece.

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