Civil War Postage Stamps Souvenir Sheet Released by U.S. Postal Service
A souvenir sheet with two stamp designs will be issued each year through 2015. For 2011, one stamp depicts the beginning of the war in April 1861 at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, while the other depicts the first major battle of the war three months later at Bull Run, near Manassas, Virginia.
Art Director Phil Jordan created the stamps using . . .
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