US 1890 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 30c. Scott. 228

US 1890 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 30c. Scott. 228

Series: 1890-1893 American Bank Note Co. Great Americans

Issued date: 22-02-1890 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 30c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 228
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 233
Michel (Germany): 70
Yvert et Tellier (France): 79

Dimensions (height x width):
25.4mm x 22.2mm

Stamp Colors: Black
Perforation: 12

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

Total print: 1,504,408

Description:- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the 3rd President of the United States from 1801 to 1809. He was previously the second Vice President of the United States under John Adams and the first United States secretary of state under George Washington. The principal author of the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson was a proponent of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights, motivating American colonists to break from the Kingdom of Great Britain and form a new nation; he produced formative documents and decisions at both the state and national levels.