Women on United States Postage Stamps - Price Davis, Anita, Dr. (Editor), and Hunt, Louise (Editor), and MacGregor, Molly Murphy (Foreword by)

In 1893, the United States Postal Service issued the first stamp featuring a woman, Queen Isabella I, on the occasion of the Worlds Columbian Exposition, a Worlds Fair held in Chicago honoring Christopher Columbus and those who aided in his achievements. Fourteen years later, on the centennial anniversary of her death, a stamp was issued bearing ...

Women on United States Postage Stamps 2008, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786431243