US 1923 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 8c. Scott. 560

US 1923 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 8c. Scott. 560

Series: 1922-1926 Regular Issue

Issued date: 01-05-1923 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 8c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 560
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 568
Michel (Germany): 270A
Yvert et Tellier (France): 235(A)

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

Stamp Colors: Olive
Perforation: 11

Themes: Politicians, Famous People, Heads of State, Statesmen

Total print: 367,196,500

Description:- Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) was an American military officer and politician who served as the 18th president of the United States from 1869 to 1877. As Commanding General, he led the Union Army to victory in the American Civil War in 1865 and thereafter briefly served as Secretary of War. Later, as president, Grant was an effective civil rights executive who created the Justice Department and worked with Radical Republicans to protect African Americans during Reconstruction.