United Nations Conference US19450425-S-EN.v01-LH

English Text


United States
11 x 10½


With the first United Nations Conference scheduled to begin on April 25, 1945, in San Francisco, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945) requested that the design of the issue commemorating the conference, be as simple as possible. He suggested the wording ‘Toward United Nations’ and he also requested that the stamp have a 5¢ denomination so it could be used to send foreign first-class mail. 

Postmaster General Frank Walker (1886-1959) sent a memo to Roosevelt on April 9th asking him to select his preferred design. On April 11, the day before the President died, he selected Design No. 1 to be issued and..



bullet-1 Page Dimensions: 270mm X 297mm

bullet-1 Compatible with: All Lighthouse 13-Rings Binders

bullet-1 Paper type: Heavy Acid-Free Cardboard 240gr/sq.m

bullet-1 Paper Color: Cream

bullet-1 Printing Method: Professional Offset                                      

bullet-1 Text Language: great-britain English                                             Personalize

bullet-1 STAMPS ARE NOT INCLUDED!                                




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