The Presidential Past of Stamp Collecting

One of the most famous presidents in United States’ history was an avid stamp collector. His passion for stamps greatly influenced the way stamps were designed and produced in his lifetime. Watch the video for a fascinating look at President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s passion for collectible stamps.

President Roosevelt used stamp collecting for a variety of reasons—as stress reliever, learning tool, and more. His passion and knowledge became so legendary that he was integral in the design of several stamps during his presidency. Stamps that promoted national parks and various economic projects were produced and sold as further means to help the American people through the Great Depression and World War II.

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