Postage Stamps of the United States First Issued in 1967

President: Lyndon Baines Johnson · Postmaster General: Lawrence F. O’Brien.
Domestic Letter Rate: 5¢ per oz. · Postcard Rate: 4¢ · Air Mail Rate: 8¢ per oz.

Commemorative Stamps of 1967

Offset (Litho) and Engraved (Giori Press) – Perf 11 – 200 Subject Plates – 4 panes of 50.

Erie Canal 150th Anniversary
Rome, NY – July 4 – 118,780,000 issuedred & lt. blue litho – black & drk. blue engraved
Nebraska Statehood
Lincoln, NE – July 29 – 117,225,000 issuedyellow & green litho – dark red brown engraved
Davy Crockett
San Antonio, TX – Aug. 17 – 114,270,000 issuedgreen & yellow green litho – black engraved
Voice of America 25th Anniv.
Washington, D.C. – Aug. 1 – 111,515,000 issuedblue lithographed – black & red engraved
Urban Planning For better Cities
D.C. – Oct. 2 – 110,675,000 issuedlight blue lithographed – dark blue & black engraved
Madonna and Child by Hans Memling
Christmas ’67 – Bethlehem, GA – Nov. 6 – 1,208,700,000blue & orange litho – red, lt.& drk. brown engraved

American Astronaut Walking in Space
Kennedy Space Center, FL – Sep. 29 – 120,865,000 issuedred & light blues lithographed – dark blue, aqua earth & black engraved

Giori Press – Perf 11 – 200 Subject Plates – 4 panes of 50

National Grange 100th Anniv.
Washington, D.C. – April 17 – 121,105,000 issued
Henry David Thoreau
Concord, MA – July 12 – 111,850,000 issued
Finland Independence 50th Anniv
Finland, MN – Oct. 6 – 110,670,000 issued
Canada Centenary
Montreal, Canada – May 25 – 132,045,000 issued
Lions International Essay Contest
Chicago, IL – July 5 – 121,985,000 issued
Mississippi Statehood 150th Anniv.
Natchez, MS – Dec. 11 – 113,330,000 issued

Photogravure – Perf 12 – 200 Subject Plates – 4 panes of 50


“The Biglin Brothers Racing” by Thomas Eakins
D.C. – Nov. 2 – 113,825,000 issued.

The Air Mail Stamps of 1967

Giori Press – Perf 11 – 200 Subject Plates.

8¢ Alaska Purchase Air Mail Stamp
Sitka, AK – Mar. 30 – 55,710,000 issued
20¢ Audubon Air Mail Stamp
New York, NY – April 26 – more than 50 million issued

Regular Issue:

For images and facts about these stamps, see also: Prominent Americans Issue
Scott 1279 – 1¼¢ Albert Gallatin – Renaissance Man – Designer: P. Amarantides – Engraver: E. R. Felver – Jan. 30, 1967
Scott 1281 – 3¢ Francis Parkman – Author – Designer: Bill Hyde – Engraver: E. R. Felver – Sep. 16, 1967
Scott 1282 – 4¢ Abraham Lincoln – Designer: Bill Hyde – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1283b – 5¢ George Washington("Clean Shaven") – Designer: Stevan Dohanos – Engraver: J. S. Creamer – Nov. 17, 1967
Scott 1284b – 6¢ Franklin D. Roosevelt – Type I – Booklet Pane of 8 – Tagged – Dec. 28, 1967
Scott 1298 – 6¢ Franklin D. Roosevelt – Type I – Perf 10 Coil – Tagged – Dec. 28, 1967
Scott 1286 – 10¢ Andrew Jackson – Designer: Lester Beall – Engraver: A. W. Dintaman – Mar. 15, 1967
Scott 1287 – 13¢ John F. Kennedy – Designer: Stevan Dohanos – Engraver: A. W. Dintaman – May 29, 1967
Scott 1289 – 20¢ George C. Marshall – Designer: Robert Geissmann – Engraver: A. W. Dintaman – Oct. 24, 1967
Scott 1290 – 25¢ Fredrick Douglass – Designer: W. D. Richard – Engraver: A. W. Dintaman – Feb. 14, 1967
Scott 1294 – $1 Eugene O’Neill – Designer: Norman Todhunter- Engraver: A. W. Dintaman – Oct. 16, 1967.

Commemoratives:

Scott 1323 – 5¢ American Farmer’s Organization – Tagged – Designer: Lee Pavao – Engraver: E. R. Felver
Scott 1323a – 5¢ American Farmer’s Organization – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1324 – 5¢ Abstract Canadian Landscape – Tagged – Designer: Ivan Chermayeff – Engraver: E. R. Felver
Scott 1324a – 5¢ Abstract Canadian Landscape – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1325 – 5¢ Early Canal Boat – Tagged – Designer: George Samerjan
Scott 1325a – 5¢ Early Canal Boat – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1326 – 5¢ Dove Symbolizing Peace – Tagged – Designer: Bradbury Thompson – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1326a – 5¢ Dove Symbolizing Peace – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1327 – 5¢ Henry David Thoreau – Tagged – Designer: Leonard Baskin – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1327a – 5¢ Henry David Thoreau – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1328 – 5¢ Hereford Steer over Ear of Corn – Tagged – Designer: Julian K. Billings – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1328a – 5¢ Hereford Steer over Ear of Corn – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1329 – 5¢ Radio Waves from a Radio Tower – Tagged – Designer: George Olden – Engraver: (J. S. Creamer?)
Scott 1329a – 5¢ Radio Waves from a Radio Tower – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1330 – 5¢ Davy Crockett – Tagged – Designer: Robert Bode – Engraver: E. R. Felver
Scott 1330a – 5¢ Davy Crockett – Vertical Pair Imperforate Between
Scott 1330b – 5¢ Davy Crockett – Green Missing from Foldover
Scott 1330c – 5¢ Davy Crockett – Black and Green Missing from Foldover
Scott 1330e – 5¢ Davy Crockett – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1331 – 5¢ American Astronaut Walking in Space – Tagged – Designer: Paul Calle – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1331b – 5¢ American Astronaut Walking in Space – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1332 – 5¢ Gemini 4 Capsule – Tagged – Designer: Paul Calle – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1332a – 5¢ Gemini 4 Capsule – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1333 – 5¢ Design of Model City – Tagged – Designer: Francis Ferguson – Engraver: J. F. Sharpless
Scott 1333a – 5¢ Design of Model City – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1334 – 5¢ Coat of Arms of Finland – Tagged – Designer: Bradbury Thompson – Engraver: E. R. Felver
Scott 1334a – 5¢ Coat of Arms of Finland – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1335 – 5¢ The Biglin Brothers Racing – Photogravure – Tagged – Painted By: Thomas Eakins – This stamp was not engraved
Scott 1335a – 5¢ The Biglin Brothers Racing – Photogravure – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1336 – 5¢ Hans Memling’s Madonna and Child – Tagged – Designer: Howard Mildner – Engraver: E. R. Felver
Scott 1336a – 5¢ Hans Memling’s Madonna and Child – Tagging Omitted
Scott 1337 – 5¢ Magnolia Blossom – State Flower of Mississippi – Tagged – Designer: Andrew Bucci – Engraver: J. S. Creamer
Scott 1337a – 5¢ Magnolia Blossom – State Flower of Mississippi – Tagging Omitted.

Air Mail:

Scott C62a – 13¢ Liberty Bell Air Mail Stamp – Tagged – Feb. 15, 1967
Scott C63a – 15¢Statue of Liberty Air Mail Stamp – Tagged – Jan. 11, 1967
Scott C67a – 6¢ Bald Eagle Air Mail Stamp – Tagged – Feb. 15, 1967
Scott C70 – 8¢ Tlingit Totem Pole – Tagged – Mar. 30, 1967 – Designer: Willard R. Cox
Scott C71 – 20¢ "Columbia Jays" by John J. Audubon – Tagged – Apr. 26, 1967
Scott C71a – 20¢ "Columbia Jays" by John J. Audubon – Tagging Omitted.

Special Delivery:

There were no new Special Delivery stamps issued in 1967.

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