Collecting Black History Icons II

Collecting Black History Icons II

Here are a few items from the Museum Of UnCut Funk collection that commemorate the accomplishments of three Black History Icons.

Frederick Douglass

Prominent American Series – 25¢ Stamp – Issued February 14, 1967

Frederick Douglass 25 Cent Stamp

Frederick Douglass 25 Cent Stamp Sheet

Civil War 32¢ Stamp – Issued June 29, 1995

Civil War Stamp - Frederick Douglass

Booker T. Washington

Famous Americans Series – 10¢ Stamp  – Issued April 7, 1940. Marks the first time a Black person was featured on a U.S. postage stamp

Booker T Washington 10 Cent Stamp

Booker T Washington 10 Cent Stamp Sheet

3¢ Stamp – Issued April 5, 1956 – Commemorates the 100th anniversary of Booker T. Washington’s birth, shows his Virginia boyhood home where he was born a slave

Booker T Washington 3 Cent Stamp

3 Cent Stamp Sheet

Classics Illustrated Comic Book

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Booker T. Washington Half Dollar Coin – Issued in 1951

Booker T.  Washington Silver Dollar

George Washington Carver

Famous American Scientists Series – 3¢ Stamp – Issued January 5, 1948

George Washington Carver 3 Cent Stamp L

George Washington Carver 3 Cent Stamp Sheet

Celebrate The Century Series – 32¢ Stamp – Issued February 3, 1998, representing the decade 1910

George Washinton Carver Celebrate The Century Stamp

Celebrate The Century Sheet

Classics Illustrated Comic Book

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Booker T. Washington / George Washington Carver

Booker T. Washington / George Washington Carver Half Dollar Coin – Issued in 1952

George Washington Carver

U.S. Of Archie Original Production Cel from The Giver episode on Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver that aired on November 16, 1974

US Of Archie - Carver and Washington - Original Production Cel

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