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.
Coins of the Realm is one of the most trusted names in rare stamp and coin collecting near
Rockville, MD. Call (301) 340-1640 or visit online to learn about our