Postage Stamps of the United States First Issued in 1900

President: William McKinley · Postmasters General: Charles Emory Smith.
Domestic Letter Rate: 2¢ per oz. · Card Rate: 1¢ · Registry Fee: 8¢ · Foreign Rate: 5¢.

Ordinary Postage Stamps First Issued in 1900

Double-line watermarked USPS · Perf 12 · 200 Subject Plates.

see also: Distinguish the Types of the Two Cent Triangles.

Scott 279Bd – 2¢ Orange Red Type IV – Design of 1894 – EDU: 6/8/1900.
Scott 279Be – 2¢ Red Type IV – Booklet Pane of 6 – Issue date: 4/18/1900 – EDU for the booklet single: 5/7/02 .

No new varieties of commemorative stamps were issued in 1900.
No new varieties of the U.S. Special Delivery stamps were issued in 1900.
No new varieties of the U.S. Postage Due Stamps were issued in 1900.

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