|Postage Stamps of the United States First Issued in 1942|
President: Franklin D. Roosevelt · Postmaster General: Frank C. Walker
Domestic Letter Rate: 3¢ per oz. · Postcard Rate:1¢ · Air Mail Rate: 6¢ per oz.
Commemorative Postage Stamps of 1942>
Rotary Press - Perf 11 x 10½ - 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates
|150th Anniversary of Kentucky Statehood
Frankfort, Kentucky - June 1, 1942
|Win the War Issue
Washington, D.C. - July 4, 1942
400 Subject Plates - 20,642,793,310 issued
|Free China Issue
Denver, Colorado - July 7, 1942
There were no new Regular Issue stamps issued in 1942.
Scott 904 - The 3¢ 150th Anniversary of Kentucky's Statehood
Designer: William Roach - Engravers: C. A. Brooks (vignette) · A. W. Christensen (lettering)
Scott 905 - The 3¢ Win the War Issue
Designer: Mark O'Dea and Wm. Roach - Engraver: J. S. Edmondson (vignette and lettering)
Scott 906 - The 5¢ Free China Issue with portraits of Sun Yat-sen and Abraham Lincoln
Designer: Wm. Roach - Engravers: L. C. Kaufmann, C. T. Arlt & R. K. Barrick (vignette) · A. W. Christensen (lettering)
There were no new Air Mail stamps issued in 1942.
There were no new Special Delivery stamps issued in 1942.
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Stamps of the United States 1933-1945, by Brian C. Baur (Linn's 1993)
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