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American Architecture Issue (3rd series) 1981
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American Architecture Issue (3rd series) 1981
Category: Commemorative Stamps
Tags: 18c | University | Library | Stanford | White | American | Architecture | 3rd | series | 1981|
Stamp Title:
American Architecture Issue (3rd series) 1981
Issue Year:
1981  
Date of Issue:
28th August, 1981  
Size:
Face Value:
18c x 4 
Stanley Gibbons Catalogue No:
1902-05  
Scott Catalogue No:
1928-31
Printer:
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing 
Issue Copies:
41,827,000 
Designer(s):
Stanford White, Richard Morris Hunt, Bernard Maybeck, Louis Sullivan
Theme(s):
Architecture, Building/Castle
Description:
18c x 4, American Architecture Issue (3rd series) 1981.

This block of four stamps pays tribute to American architecture, and illustrates the beauty and diversity of four architects' work. The stamps show the New York University Library by Stanford White, the Biltmore House by Richard Morris Hunt, the Palace of the Arts by Bernard Maybeck and the National Farmer's Bank by Louis Sullivan.