Friday, February 22, 2013

New York's Grand Central Terminal on Stamp

First Day of Issue: February 1, 2013 - United States

The United States has issued a new Express Mail rate postage stamp featuring New York's Grand Central Terminal.

A beloved New York City landmark turns one hundred years old in 2013, and the U.S. Postal Service is celebrating with the Grand Central Terminal issuance. The train station officially opened on February 2, 1913, and was soon recognized as one of the most majestic public spaces in the world.

The stamp art captures the grandeur of this architectural masterpiece with an illustration of the main concourse.

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