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20c 50th Anniversary of Tennessee Valley Authority 1983
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20c 50th Anniversary of Tennessee Valley Authority 1983
Category: Commemorative Stamps
Tags: 20c | Norris | Hydro | electric | Dam | Anniversary | Tennessee | Valley | Authority | 1983|
Stamp Title:
20c 50th Anniversary of Tennessee Valley Authority 1983
Issue Year:
1983  
Date of Issue:
18th May, 1983  
Size:
Face Value:
20c 
Stanley Gibbons Catalogue No:
2031  
Scott Catalogue No:
2042
Printer:
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing 
Issue Copies:
114,250,000 
Designer(s):
Howard Koslow
Theme(s):
Architecture
Description:
20c Norris Hydro-electric Dam. 50th Anniversary of Tennessee Valley Authority 1983.

Established in 1933, the Tennessee Valley Authority was founded to conserve and develop the Tennessee River basin. The resulting dams produce more than 32,000 megawatts of electricity, as well as jobs for the poor people of the region.