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Pack of 25 unused vintage Horatio Alger postage stamps from 1982.


This stamp honors American author Horatio Alger's contribution to 19th-century children's literature and depicts some of his "rags to riches" characters. Celebrating the 150th anniversary of his birth, it was issued on April 30, 1982, in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. The First Day of Issue ceremony was held at the George Washington Motor Lodge Convention Center during the annual convention of the Horatio Alger Society. 


You will receive 25 total stamps all in mint condition. Perfect for wedding envelopes, postcards, birthday invitations or other occasions! They also look great for scrapbooking, decoupage and other craft projects!

Quantity: 25
Face Value: 20 cents each
Year of Issue: 1982
Scott: 2010


All stamps are guaranteed authentic, unused, and ready for your envelopes!

Please note that stamps are separated into blocks/panes/singles to fit our rigid envelopes and keep shipping cost low. If you would like to receive your stamps as a full sheet, just message us through our Contact Form and we can arrange that for you.

Because these stamps are of a smaller denomination than the current postage rate, they can be used together or in conjunction with other vintage stamps to mail wedding invitations, party invitations, or just regular old snail mail! 

20¢ Horatio Alger - Pack of 25 unused stamps from 1982

SKU: 2010
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