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Unused vintage Blood Donor postage stamps from 1971 - face value is 6¢ each.


This stamp reads "Giving blood saves lives" and was issued at a time when blood donations were not keeping up with demand. It was meant to raise awareness of blood donor programs. You will receive 25 total stamps all in mint condition. Perfect for wedding envelopes, postcards, birthday invitations or other occasions! They also look great when used in scrapbooking, decoupage and other craft projects!

Quantity: 25
Face Value: 6 cents each
Year of Issue: 1971

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! 

6¢ Blood Donor - Pack of 25 unused stamps from 1971

SKU: 1425
  • We gladly accept returns & exchanges.

    Please contact us within 7 days of delivery and return all items within 14 days of delivery. To cancel before your item has shipped, please send us a message. 


    Conditions of return

    Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.


  • U.S. #1425

    6¢ Blood Donors


    Issue Date: March 12, 1971

    City: New York, NY

    Quantity: 130,975,000

    Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

    Printing Method: Lithographed and engraved

    Perforations: 11

    Color: Blue, scarlet and indigo

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