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1950
Postage Stamps of the United States First Issued in 1950
President: Harry S Truman · Postmaster General: Jesse M. Donaldson
Domestic Letter Rate: 3¢ per oz. · Postcard Rate: 1¢ · Air Mail Rate: 6¢ per oz.

Commemorative Postage Stamps of 1950
Rotary Press - Perf 11 x 10½ - 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates

75th Anniv. American Bankers Assoc.
Saratoga Springs, NY - Jan. 3, 1950
130,960,000 issued
The White House
Washington, D.C. - June 12, 1950
130,050,000 issued
The Supreme Court Building 
Washington, D.C. - Aug. 2, 1950
131,350,000 issued

United States Capitol Building 
Washington, D.C. - Nov. 22, 1950
129,980,000 issued
The Casey Jones Stamp
Jackson, TN - April 29, 1950
122,315,000 issued
Centenary of Kansas City, Missouri 
Kansas City, MO - June 3, 1950
122,170,000 issued

Boy Scouts of America Issue 
Valley Forge, PA - June 30, 1950
131,635,000 issued
Indiana Territory Sesquicentennial
Vincennes, IN - July 4, 1950
121,860,000 issued
California Statehood Centennial  
Sacramento, CA - Sep. 9, 1950
121,120,000 issued


Rotary Press - Perf 10½ x 11 - 200 Subject Plates
American Labor Leader Samuel Gompers
Washington, D.C. - Jan. 27, 1950 - 128,478,000 issued
Statue of Freedom on Capitol Dome
Washington, D.C. - April 20, 1950 - 132,090,000 issued


The following postage stamp varieties were first issued by the U.S. in 1950:

Ordinary issue:
There were no new Regular Issue stamps issued in 1950.

Commemoratives:
Scott 987 - 3¢ 75th Anniv. of the American Bankers Association - Designer: V. S. McCloskey, Jr. - Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 988 - 3¢ Famous American Labor Leader Samuel Gompers - Designer: McCloskey, Jr. - Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 989 - 3¢ Statue of Freedom on the Capitol Building Dome - Designer: McCloskey, Jr. - Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 990 - 3¢ White House - The Executive Mansion - Designer: Wm. K. Schrage - Engraver: M. D. Fenton
Scott 991 - 3¢ Supreme Court Building - Designer: C. R. Chickering - Engraver: G. A. Gundersen
Scott 992 - 3¢ United States Capitol Building - Designer: R. L. Miller - Engraver: C. T. Arlt
Scott 993 - 3¢ Casey Jones Stamp - Railroad Engineers Issue - Designer: C. R. Chickering - Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 994 - 3¢ Centenary of Kansas City, Missouri - Designer: V. S. McCloskey, Jr. - Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 995 - 3¢ Boy Scouts of America Issue - Designer: C. R. Chickering - Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 996 - 3¢ Sesquicentennial of Indiana Territory - Designer: C. R. Chickering - Engraver: G. A. Gundersen
Scott 997 - 3¢ California Statehood Centennial - Designer: V. S. McCloskey, Jr. - Engraver: M. D. Fenton

Air Mail:
There were no new Air Mail stamps issued in 1950.

Special Delivery:
There were no new Special Delivery stamps issued in 1950.


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