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English: US Postage stamp, Alexander Hamilton, 1870 issue, 30c, black

The 30-cent Hamilton was the first stamp to depict a Secretary of the Treasury and would remain so until the 1967. Issued by the The National Bank Note Company. Model for engraving taken from Italian sculptor Giuseppe Ceracchi.[1]
  1. Arago: 30-cent Hamilton. Smithsonian National Postal Museum (May 16, 2006).
Date
Source U.S. Post Office; National Bank Note Company
Author Gwillhickers photos / US Post Office
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Other occurrences of Alexander Hamilton on postage and revenue stamps :

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Issue of 1888
  Beer revenue stamp
Issue of 1871
  Revenue stamp
Issue of 1917   
Postage
Issue of 1956   
  Postage
Issue of 1957   

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