**United States Postage Stamps Officially Recognize Symbols, People, Places and Events which are Significant in the History and Culture of America.
Issued by the USPS, an Official Agency of the U.S. Government, these Stamp Covers Make a Unique Gift or Collector Item with Lasting Educational Value Linking Us With Our Nation's History and Culture.
**First Day of Issue covers and the associated stamps are works of art and educational as well as being fun to collect.
**First Day of Issue covers can be displayed as part of a personal hobby collection such as lighthouses, Wizard of Oz, space, animals, military, scouting, favorite artists, favorite singers, cartoon characters, or favorite actors.
**First Day of Issue covers are educational and ideal as part of a school project: Scientists, Presidents, Historical Events, Statehood, Nature, Birds, Flowers, Space Exploration, Poets, Writers, etc.
**First Day of Issue covers are not sold in stores and make unique gift items.
**Inexpensive Gift Idea:
Personalize your gift giving by including a Fist Day of Issue Cover with a topic of interest to the receiver in a special occasion or holiday card.
**First Day of Issue covers are collected as a hobby by many individuals. Many are rare or unusual.