Save Time, Hassle, and Money with Complete 1959 Commemorative Stamp Set
Our 1959 set includes every US commemorative issued that year. That's 15 stamps in all. You'll save money over buying stamps individually. (Note: YS1959C contains the same stamps as YS1959.)
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.
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