1969 6¢ Azaleas and Tulips
Beautification of America
Issue Date: January 16, 1969
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
Originally issued attached, as a se-tenant, these stamps publicized First Lady Ladybird Johnson’s personal program for the Beautification of America. Its goal was to encourage Americans to take pride in their country and plant flowers and trees. Each stamp represents a different area improved under this program.