US 1938 John Adams (1735-1826) Coil 2c. Michel 413CV

US 1938 John Adams (1735-1826) Coil 2c. Michel 413CV

Series: Presidential Issue - Precancels

Issued year: 1938
Face value: 2c.

Emission: Pre-cancelled (Coil)

Catalogue No:-
Michel (Germany): 413CV

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Pink carmine
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Politician, Famous People, Head of State, Statesman

Description:- John Adams (1735-1826) was an American statesman, attorney, diplomat, writer, and Founding Father who served as the second president of the United States from 1797 to 1801. Before his presidency, he was a leader of the American Revolution that achieved independence from Great Britain and during the war, served as a diplomat in Europe. He was twice elected vice president, serving from 1789 to 1797 in a prestigious role with little power. Adams was a dedicated diarist and regularly corresponded with many important contemporaries, including his wife and adviser Abigail Adams as well as his friend and rival Thomas Jefferson.