Postage Stamps of the United States First Issued in 1957

President: Dwight David Eisenhower · Postmaster General: Arthur E. Summerfield.
Domestic Letter Rate: 3¢ per oz. · Postcard Rate:2¢ · Air Mail Rate: 6¢ per oz.
The first U.S. postage stamps printed on the Giori press were issued July 4, 1957.

Commemorative Postage Stamps of 1957

Rotary Press – Perf 11 x 10½ – 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates.

Alexander Hamilton Bicentennial
New York, NY – Jan. 11, 1957115,299,450 issued
Coast and Geodetic Survey
Seattle, WA – Feb. 11, 1957115,235,000 issued
American Institute of Architects
New York, NY – Feb. 23, 1957106,647,500 issued
Scott 1091 -  3¢ International Naval Review Stamp
International Naval Review
U.S.S. Saratoga – Norfolk, VA – 6/10/57118,470,000 issued
50th Anniv. of Oklahoma Statehood
Oklahoma City, OK – June 14, 1957102,230,000 issued
Honoring Teachers of America
Philadelphia, PA – July 1, 1957102,410,000 issued

Giori Press Printings – Perf 11 x 11

U.S. Flag Stamp – "Long May it Wave" Washington, D.C. – Jul. 4, 195784,054,400 issued "Champion of Liberty” Ramon Magsaysay
Washington, D.C. – Aug. 31, 1957192 Subject Plates – 39,489,600 issued
Conservation – Whooping Cranes
NY, NY; New Orleans, LA; Corpus Christi, TXNov. 22, 1957 – 174,372,800 issued

Rotary Press – Perf 10½ x 11 – 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates

Scott 1095 -  3¢ 350th Anniversary of Shipbuilding in America
Honoring Those Who Fight Polio
Washington, D.C. – Jan. 15, 1957186,949,627 issued
American Steel Industry Stamp
New York, NY – May 22, 1957112,010,000 issued
350th Anniv. of American Shipbuilding
Bath, ME – Aug. 15, 1957280 Subject E.E. Plates – 126,266,000 issued
Marquis de Lafayette Bicentenary
Easton, PA; Fayetteville, NC; Louisville, KYSep. 6, 1957 – 122,990,000 issued
Religious Freedom in America
Flushing, NY – Dec. 27, 1957114,365,000 issued

The Air Mail Stamp of 1957

Rotary Press – Perf 11 x 10½ – 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates.

Scott C49 -  6¢ 50th Anniversary of the Air Force
The 6¢ 50th Anniversary of the Air Force
Washington, D.C. – Aug. 1, 195763,185,000 issued

The Special Delivery Stamp of 1957

Rotary Press – Perf 11 x 10½ – 200 Subject Electric Eye Plates.

Scott E21 - 30¢ Mailman Handing Letter
30¢ Mailman Handing Letter
Indianapolis, IN – Sep. 3, 1957

Ordinary issue:

see also: The Series of 1954 – "The Liberty Issue"
Scott 1049 – 30¢ Robert E. Lee – Dry Printing – June 1957
Scott 1054 – 1¢ Washington Coil Stamp – Dry Printing – Large Holes: Aug. 1957
Scott 1055 – 2¢ Jefferson Coil – Dry Printing Not Tagged – Large Holes – May ’57.

Commemoratives:

Scott 1086 – 3¢ Alexander Hamilton Bicentennial Stamp – Designer: Wm. K. Schrage – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1087 – 3¢ Honoring Those Who Fight Polio – Designer: C. R. Chickering – Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 1088 – 3¢ Coast and Geodetic Survey Stamp- Designer: Harold MacEwen – Engraver: M. D. Fenton
Scott 1089 – 3¢ American Institute of Architects Stamp – Designer: Robert Schultz – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1090 – 3¢ American Steel Industry Stamp – Designer: Anthony Petruccelli – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1091 – 3¢ International Naval Review Stamp – Designer: Richard Genders – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1092 – 3¢ 50th Anniversary of Oklahoma Statehood- Designer: Wm. K. Schrage – Engraver: M. D. Fenton
Scott 1093 – 3¢ Honoring Teachers of America Stamp – Designer: C. R. Chickering – Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 1094 – 4¢ U.S. Flag Stamp – Designer: V. S. McCloskey, Jr. – Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 1095 – 3¢ 350th Anniversary of Shipbuilding in America – Designer: Ervine Metzl – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1096 – 8¢ “Champion of Liberty” Ramon Magsaysay – Designer: Arnold Copeland – Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 1097 – 3¢ Marquis de Lafayette Bicentenary – Designer: Ervine Metzl – Engraver: C. A. Brooks
Scott 1098 – 3¢ Wildlife Conservation – Whooping Cranes – Designer: Robert W. Hines – Engraver: R. M. Bower
Scott 1099 – 3¢ Religious Freedom in America – Designer: Robert Geissmann – Engraver: R. M. Bower.

Air Mail:

Scott C49 – 6¢ 50th Anniversary of the Air Force.

Special Delivery:

Scott E21 – 30¢ Mailman Handing Letter.

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