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Born Feb. 24: Winslow Homer Born Feb. 24: Winslow Homer
American artist Winslow Homer was born Feb. 24, 1836, in Boston, Mass. After an apprenticeship with a Boston printer, Homer became a freelance illustrator in his early 20s and moved to New York City, where he studied at the National Academy of Design (Read more...)

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 theme of New Zealand sheet: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)

Ghana was first with a Maya Angelou stamp, issued in 1998 Ghana was first with a Maya Angelou stamp, issued in 1998
The United States Postal Service announced Feb. 23 that it would issue a forever stamp for Maya Angelou (1928-2014) (Read more...)

USPS plans stamp for poet Maya Angelou USPS plans stamp for poet Maya Angelou
Poet Maya Angelou, who died just 10 months ago, will be honored with a forever stamp, according to a Feb. 23 press release from the United States Postal Service.  (Read more...)

USPS opens wage talks with postal workers' union: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)

New 1¢ Bobcat coil on the prowl New 1¢ Bobcat coil on the prowl
The United States Postal Service issued a new variety of its 1¢ Bobcat coil on Saturday (Feb. 21) during the Aripex stamp show in Mesa, Ariz. (Read more...)

Born Feb. 23: W.E.B. Du Bois Born Feb. 23: W.E.B. Du Bois
An early civil rights activist, intellectual, writer and editor, William Edward Burghardt (W.E.B.) Du Bois was born in Great Barrington, Mass., on Feb. 23, 1868. (Read more...)

Born Feb. 22: George Washington Born Feb. 22: George Washington
The first president of the United States, George Washington, was born Feb. 22, 1732, in Westmoreland County, Va (Read more...)

Born Feb. 21: Alan Rickman Born Feb. 21: Alan Rickman
On Nov. 19, 2013, 14 living people were honored on United States stamps — only the second time that photographs of living people were intentionally used in the design of U (Read more...)

An Antarctica post office is hiring and the job description is amazing An Antarctica post office is hiring and the job description is amazing
Anyone looking for work in the south pole? (Read more...)

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