US 1880 Daniel Webster (1782-1852) 15c. Scott. 199

US 1880 Daniel Webster (1782-1852) 15c. Scott. 199

Series: 1880 Reprints of 1879 Issue

Issued year: 1880
Face value: 15c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 199

Dimensions (height x width):
28.6mm x 25.4mm

Stamp Colors: Orange
Perforation: line 12
Paper: soft porous paper
Gum: Without gum

Themes: Politicians, Diplomacy, Famous People

Description:- Daniel Webster (1782-1852) was an American lawyer and statesman who represented New Hampshire and Massachusetts in the U.S. Congress and served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, and Millard Fillmore. Webster was one of the most prominent American lawyers of the 19th century, and argued over 200 cases before the U.S. Supreme Court between 1814 and his death in 1852. During his life, he was a member of the Federalist Party, the National Republican Party, and the Whig Party.