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2022 U.S. Stamp Program

May 9, 2022, 12 PM
Linn's 2022 U.S. Stamp Program provides details about USPS products released in 2022, including stamps showing flags, cars, the Mississippi River and more.

The 2022 U.S. stamp program is tentative. Stamp subjects, issue dates, formats and locations might change.

Jan. 9, Blueberries. Two 4¢ definitive stamps (single design), pane of 20, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; BCA; Blue Hill, ME 04614; Linn’s, Dec. 27, page 1; USPS item No. 121604 (pane); No. 750615 (strip of 500 from coil of 3,000), 750604 (coil of 3,000); No. 760815 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 760804 (coil of 10,000); 121616 (pane FDC at $1.17), 760816 (coil FDC at $1.17); Scott 5652 (pane), 5653 (coil).

Jan. 9, U.S. Flags. Six (58¢) forever definitive stamps (one design), pane of 20 (BCA), double-sided pane of 20 (BCA, AP), coils of 100 (BCA, AP), 3,000 and 10,000 (BCA); Findlay, OH 45840; Linn’s, Jan. 3, page 1; USPS item No. 121704 (pane), 683602 (BCA double-sided pane), 683604 (AP double-sided pane), 740402 (BCA coil of 100), 740404 (AP coil of 100), 750703 (strip of 25 with plate number from coil of 3,000), 750715 (strip of 500 from coil of 3,000), 750704 (coil of 3,000), 760903 (strip of 25 with plate number from coil of 10,000), 750915 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 760904 (coil of 10,000); 121716 (pane FDC at $1.13), 121721 (color postmark pane FDC at $1.98); 683616 (double-sided pane FDC at $1.13), 683621 (color postmark double-sided pane FDC at $1.98); 760916 (coil FDC at $1.13); Scott 5654 (pane), 5655 (coil of 3,000 and 10,000 stamp), 5656 (BCA coil of 100 stamp), 5657 (AP coil of 100 stamp), 5658 (BCA double-sided pane stamp), 5659 (AP double-sided pane stamp).

Jan. 14, Love. Two (58¢) forever special stamps, pane of 20; BCA; Romeo, MI 48065; Linn’s, Jan. 3, page 12; USPS item No. 578204 (pane), 578216 (FDC set of two at $2.26), 578221 (color postmark FDC set of two at $3.96), 578206 (press sheet with die cuts at $92.80), 578208 (press sheet without die cuts at $92.80); Scott 5660 (blue), 5661 (pink).

Jan. 20, Year of the Tiger. One (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20; BCA; Lunar New Year series; New York, NY 10199; Linn’s, Jan. 10, page 1; USPS item No. 481504 (pane); 481516 (FDC at $1.13), 481521 (color postmark FDC at $1.98), 481506 (press sheet with die cuts at $46.40), 481508 (press sheet without die cuts at $46.40); Scott 5662.

Jan. 26, Edmonia Lewis. One (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20; BCA; Black Heritage series; Washington, DC 20066; Linn’s, Jan. 24, page 1; USPS item No. 481604 (pane), 481616 (FDC at $1.13), 481621 (color postmark FDC at $1.98), 481606 (press sheet with die cuts at $46.40, 481608 (press sheet without die cuts at $46.40); Scott 5663.

Feb. 1, Butterfly Garden Flowers. Two (5¢) nonprofit definitive coil stamps, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; BCA; Pine Mountain, GA 31822; Linn’s, Jan. 31, page 17; USPS item No. 750803 (strip of 25 with plate number), 750815 (strip of 500 from coil of 3,000), 750804 (coil of 3,000); No. 761003 (strip of 25 with plate number); 761015 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 761004 (coil of 10,000); 760816 (set of two FDCs at $2.36); Scott 5664 (three flowers), 5665 (two flowers).

Feb. 14, Monument Valley. One $8.95 Priority Mail definitive stamp, pane of four; American Landmarks series; AP; Monument Valley, UT 84536; Linn’s, Feb. 7, page 1; USPS item No. 121504 (pane), 121516 (FDC at $9.50), 121521 (color postmark FDC at $10.35); Scott 5666.

Feb. 14, Palace of Fine Arts. One $26.95 Priority Mail Express definitive stamp, pane of four; American Landmarks series; AP; San Francisco, CA 94188; Linn’s, Feb. 7, page 1; USPS item No. 129804 (pane), 129816 (FDC at $27.50), 129821 (color postmark FDC at $28.35); Scott 5667.

March 3, Title IX. Four (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; runner (Scott 5668), swimmer (5669), gymnast (5670), soccer player (5671); AP; Washington, DC 20066; Linn’s, Feb. 28, page 1; USPS item No. 481704 (pane), 481716 (set of four FDCs at $4.52), 481721 (color postmark set of four FDCs at $7.92), 481706 (press sheet with die cuts at $104.40), 481708 (press sheet without die cuts at $104.40).

March 14, Mountain Flora. Eight (58¢) forever definitive stamps (four designs), double-sided pane of 20, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; orange-red wood lily (Scott 5672 pane, 5677 coil), bright yellow alpine buttercup (5673, 5678), dark pink Woods’ rose (5674, 5679), purple pasqueflower (5675, 5676); AP; Alpine, WY 83128; Linn’s, March 14, page 1; USPS item 683704 (double-sided pane), 683716 (set of four FDCs at $4.52), 683721 (color postmark set of four FDCs at $7.92); 750903 (strip of 25 with plate number from coil of 3,000), 750915 (strip of 500 from coil of 3,000); 750904 (coil of 3,000); 761103 (strip of 25 with plate number from coil of 10,000), 761115 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 761104 (coil of 10,000); 761116 (set of four coil stamp FDCs at $4.52).

March 14, African Daisy. One ($1.30) global forever definitive stamp, pane of 10; AP; Kansas City, MO 64108; Linn’s March 7, page 12; USPS item No. 580104 (pane); 580116 (FDC at $1.85), 580121 (color postmark FDC at $2.70); Scott 5680.

March 24, Tulips. Single (58¢) forever stamp, pane of 20; BCA; Mount Vernon, WA 98273; Linn’s, March 14, page 12; USPS item No. 580204 (pane), 580216 (FDC at $1.13), 580221 (color postmark FDC at $1.98); Scott 5681.

March 24, Sunflower Bouquet. Single (78¢) 2-ounce stamp, pane of 20; BCA; Lawrence, KS 66044; Linn’s, March 14, page 12; USPS item No. 578304 (pane), 578316 (FDC at $1.33), 578321 (color postmark FDC at $2.18); Scott 5682.

April 8, Shel Silverstein. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20; AP; Chicago, IL 60607; Linn’s, April 4, page 1; USPS item No. 481904 (pane), 481916 (FDC at $1.13), 481921 (color postmark FDC at $1.98); 481906 (press sheet with die cuts at $69.60), 481908 (press sheet without die cuts at $69.60).

April 14, Flags on Barns. Four (10¢) presorted standard definitive coil stamps, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; AP; Halifax, PA 17032; Linn’s, April 11, page 1; USPS item No. 751103 (strip of 25 with plate number), 751104 (coil of 3,000); No. 761203 (strip of 25 with plate number), 761204 (coil of 10,000).

April 22, George Morrison. Five (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; AP; Grand Portage, MN 55605; Linn’s, April 18, page 26; USPS item No. 481804 (pane), 481816 (set of five FDCs at $5.65), 481821 (color postmark set of five FDCs at $9.90); 481806 (press sheet with die cuts at $104.40), 481808 (press sheet without die cuts at $104.40).

May 4, Eugenie Clark. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20; BCA; Sarasota, FL 34230; Linn’s, May 2, page 1; USPS item No. 482004 (pane), 482016 (FDC at $1.13), 482021 (color postmark FDC at $1.98); 482006 (press sheet with die cuts at $69.60), 482008 (press sheet without die cuts at $69.60).

May 13, Women’s Rowing. Four (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; AP; Philadelphia, PA 19104; Linn’s, May 9, page 1; USPS item No. 482104 (pane), 482116 (set of four FDCs at $4.52), 482121 (set of four color FDCs at $7.92), 482106 (press sheet with die cuts at $104.40), 482108 (press sheet without die cuts at $104.40).

*May 23, Mighty Mississippi. Ten (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 10; Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi; AP; Memphis, TN 38101; Linn’s, May 23, page 1; USPS item No. 580304 (pane), 580316 (FDC set of 10 at $11.30), 580321 (color postmark set of 10 FDCs at $19.80), 580306 (press sheet with die cuts at $34.80), 580308 (press sheet without die cuts at $34.80).

June 14, Katharine Graham. Single (78¢) 2-ounce stamp, pane of 20; Distinguished Americans series; BCA; Washington, DC 20066; USPS item No. 122204 (pane), 122216 (FDC at $1.33), 122221 (color postmark FDC at $2.18).

June 20, Floral Geometry. Two stamps denominated $2 and $5 in a pane of 10 ($2) and a pane of four ($5); BCA; Kansas City, MO 64108; USPS item No. 121904 ($2 pane), 122004 ($5 pane), 121916 ($2 FDC at $2.55), 122016 ($5 FDC at $5.55), 121921 ($2 color postmark FDC at $3.40), 122021 ($5 color postmark FDC at $6.40).

June 24, Redheads. $25 federal migratory waterfowl hunting and conservation stamp issued by the U.S. Department of the Interior, pane of one and pane of 20; Fairfax, VA 22030.

July 15, Mariachi. Five (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; Albuquerque, NM 87101.

July 21, Pete Seeger. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 16; Music Icons series; Newport, RI 02840.

Aug. 5, National Marine Sanctuaries. Sixteen (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 16: balloon fish, red-footed boobies, humpback whale, Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary, sea stacks, Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary at sunset, Farallon Islands in Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, elkhorn coral, Hawaiian monk seal, queen angelfish, sea otter, young rockfish explore the reef, Atlantic sea nettles, California sea lions, sand tiger shark, Rose Atoll American Samoa, icy shoreline in Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary; Santa Cruz, CA 95060.

Aug. 12, Elephants. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, double-sided pane of 20; Hohenwald, TN 38562.

Aug. 25, Pony Cars. Five (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 302, 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T, 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, 1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 GT, 1969 AMC Javelin SST; Sacramento, CA 95813.

?, Women Cryptologists of World War II. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20.

*?, Charles M. Schulz. Ten (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; Charlie Brown, Lucy van Pelt, Franklin, Sally Brown, Pig-Pen, Linus van Pelt, Snoopy and Woodstock, Schroeder.

*?, James Webb Space. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20.

*?, Holiday Elves. Four (58¢) forever special stamps, double-sided pane of 20.

*Fall?, Snowy Beauty. Ten (58¢) forever definitive stamps, double-sided pane of 20; camellia, winter aconite, crocus, hellebore, winterberry, pansy, plum blossom, grape hyacinth, daffodil, ranunculus; Guilford, IN 47022.

*Fall?, Christmas: Virgin and Child. Single (58¢) forever special stamp, double-sided pane of 20.

*Fall?, Hanukkah. Single (58¢) forever special stamp, pane of 20.

*Fall?, Kwanzaa. Single (58¢) forever special stamp, pane of 20.

*Asterisks p­recede entries with new or changed information.

New/changed information is presented in bold italics.

Stamp printing contractors are identified in the listings using the following abbreviations: AP (Ashton Potter USA Ltd.), and BCA (Banknote Corporation of America).

Details of each issue listed in this program are given in the cited issues of Linn’s. Stamps are self-adhesive unless otherwise noted. 


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