US 1927 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 8c. Scott. 640

US 1927 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 8c. Scott. 640

Series: 1922-1926 Regular Issue

Issued date: 10-06-1927 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 8c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 640
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 641
Michel (Germany): 270F
Yvert et Tellier (France): 235B

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary press

Stamp Colors: Olive
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

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

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.