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2022 U.S. Stamp Program

Jan 18, 2022, 8 AM
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. Possibly 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. 750815 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 750804 (coil of 10,000); 121616 (pane FDC at $1.17), 760816 (coil FDC at $1.17).

Jan. 9, U.S. Flags. Possibly 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).

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).

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).

*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).

*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. 750815 (strip of 500 from coil of 3,000), 750804 (coil of 3,000); No. 761015 (strip of 500 from coil of 10,000), 761004 (coil of 10,000); 760816 (set of two FDCs at $2.36).

*Feb. 14, Monument Valley. One $8.95 Priority Mail definitive stamp, pane of four; American Landmarks series; AP; Monument Valley, UT 84536; USPS item No. 121504 (pane).

*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; USPS item No. 129804 (pane).

*March 3, Title IX. Four (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; runner, swimmer, gymnast, soccer player; Washington, DC 20066.

*March 14, Mountain Flora. Possibly eight (58¢) forever definitive stamps (four designs), double-sided pane of 20, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; purple pasqueflower, orange-red wood lily, bright yellow alpine buttercup, dark pink Woods’ rose; Alpine, WY 83128.

*March 14, African Daisy. One ($1.30) global forever definitive stamp, pane of 10; Kansas City, MO 64108.

March 24, Tulips. Single (58¢) forever stamp, pane of 20; Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

*March 24, Sunflower Bouquet. Single (78¢) 2-ounce stamp, pane of 20; Lawrence, KS 66044.

*April 14, Flags on Barns. Four (10¢) presorted standard definitive coil stamps, coils of 3,000 and 10,000; Halifax, PA 17032.

*April 29, George Morrison. Five (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; Grand Portage, MN 55605.

*May 4, Eugenie Clark. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 20; Sarasota, FL 34230.

*May 13, Women’s Rowing. Four (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; Philadelphia, PA 19104.

*May 23, Mighty Mississippi. Ten (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20; Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi; Memphis, TN 38101.

*June 20, Floral Geometry. Two stamps denominated $2 and $5 in panes of 10 ($2) and a pane of four ($5); Kansas City, MO 64108.

?, Katharine Graham. Single (78¢) 2-ounce stamp, pane of 20; Distinguished Americans series.

?, Pete Seeger. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, pane of 16; Music Icons series.

June, 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.

?, 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.

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.

?, Elephants. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp, double-sided pane of 20.

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

*?, Shel Silverstein. Single (58¢) forever commemorative stamp.

*?, Mariachi. Five (58¢) forever commemorative stamps, pane of 20.

*Asterisks pĀ­recede 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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