Saturday, December 8, 2012

Rosa Parks Postage Stamp to be Issued in 2013

In 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks courageously refused to give up her seat on a municipal bus to a white man, defying the discriminatory laws of the time.

The U.S. Postal Service is proud to honor the life of this extraordinary American activist who became an iconic figure in the civil rights movement.

The stamp art, a gouache painting on illustration board, is a portrait of Parks emphasizing her . . .

Read more at beyondtheperf.com

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