Do You Have All the 1959 Commemoratives?
With one easy order, you can get all 15 Commemorative stamps issued in 1959 – you’ll save time and money. (Note: YS1959 contains the same stamps as YS1959C.)
José de San Martin (#1125 and 1126) – This Champion of Liberty Series issue honors San Martin, Argentine general and statesman who led the struggle for independence from Spain for Argentina, Chile, and Peru.
St. Lawrence Seaway (#1131) – This issue marked the first time the U.S. and Canada issued stamps jointly, and was the first U.S. joint issue with any country. The St. Lawrence Seaway permitted ocean-going ships to travel from the Atlantic Ocean to Great Lake ports.
49-Star Flag (#1132) – A star was added to the U.S. flag July 4, 1959, to recognize the admission of Alaska to the Union early in the year.
Dr. Ephraim McDowell (#1138) – This Famous American stamp honors Dr. McDowell (1771-1830), who performed the first ovariotomy in Danville, Kentucky.
Save time and money – order the complete 1959 Commemorative Year Set today.