US 1890 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 5c. Scott. 223

US 1890 Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) 5c. Scott. 223

Series: 1890-1893 American Bank Note Co. Great Americans

Issued date: 14-06-1890 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 5c.
Emission: Definitive

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 223
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 228
Michel (Germany): 65
Yvert et Tellier (France): 74

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

Stamp Colors: Chocolate
Perforation: 12

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

Total print: 152,236,530

Note: In both upper corners of the vignette, without the triangle.

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.