US 1894 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 50c. Scott. 260

US 1894 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) 50c. Scott. 260

Series: 1894 Regular Issue

Issued date: 01-11-1894 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 50c.
Emission: Definitive
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 260
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 262
Michel (Germany): 98
Yvert et Tellier (France): 106

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Stamp Colors: Orange
Perforation: line 12

Themes: Politicians, Famous People, Heads of State, Men, Authors, Literature

Description:- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the 3rd President of the United States from 1801 to 1809. He was previously the second Vice President of the United States under John Adams and the first United States secretary of state under George Washington. The principal author of the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson was a proponent of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights, motivating American colonists to break from the Kingdom of Great Britain and form a new nation; he produced formative documents and decisions at both the state and national levels.