Distinguished Americans series

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The Distinguished Americans series is a set of definitive stamps issued by the United States Postal Service which was started in 2000 with a 10¢ stamp depicting Joseph Stilwell. The design is less austere than that of earlier stamp series such as the Great Americans.

The first stamps issued in this series were the following (date of issue, denomination, depicted person):[1]


  1. ^ USPS
  2. ^ United States Postal Service. "Mary Lasker". 
  3. ^ Forever stamps are always equal in value to the current first-class mail one-ounce rate.
  4. ^ USPS Stamp Announcement