US 1867 Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) 30c. Scott. 81

US 1867 Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) 30c. Scott. 81

Series: 1867 National Bank Note Co. Grilled

Issued date: 13-08-1867 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 30c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 81

Stamp Colors: Orange
Perforation: line 12

Themes: Politicians, Famous People, Heads of State, Men, Authors, Literature

Description:- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) was an American polymath who was active as a writer, scientist, inventor, statesman, diplomat, printer, publisher, and political philosopher. Among the leading intellectuals of his time, Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, a drafter and signer of the United States Declaration of Independence, and the first United States Postmaster General. He was promoted to deputy postmaster-general for the British colonies on August 10, 1753, having been Philadelphia postmaster for many years.