Unused vintage 8 cent Peace Corps postage stamps. Proposed by John F. Kennedy and founded in 1961, the goals of the Peace Corps are simple: "To help the people of interested countries in meeting their need for trained men and women. To help promote a better understanding of Americans on the part of the people served. To help promote a better understanding of other peoples on the part of Americans." By 1972, the number of volunteers had reached 50,000. By 2001, that number had grown to over 160,000.
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!
Face Value: 8 cents each
Year of Issue: 1972
NEED ENVELOPES in a certain color to go with your vintage stamps? Convo us and we can set you up a custom listing, then ship your stamps and envelopes together! Please see all available envelope colors in photo #2.
All stamps are guaranteed authentic, unused and in perfect mint condition!
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 convo us and we can arrange that for you.