US 1938 Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) c. Michel PR410A

US 1938 Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) c. Michel PR410A

Series: Presidential Issue - Precancels

Issued year: 1938
Face value: c.

Emission: Pre-cancelled

Catalogue No:-
Michel (Germany): PR410A

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

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Deep orange
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10

Themes: Politician, Famous People, Head of State, Man, Author, Literature

Description:- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) was an American polymath who was active as a writer, scientist, inventor, statesman, diplomat, printer, publisher, and political philosopher. Among the leading intellectuals of his time, Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, a drafter and signer of the United States Declaration of Independence, and the first United States Postmaster General. He was promoted to deputy postmaster-general for the British colonies on August 10, 1753, having been Philadelphia postmaster for many years.