Black Heritage Stamp Series Exhibition

Abolitionist Harriet Tubman was the first Black Heritage stamp issued in 1978.

On display February – March 2019
Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library
500 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103

The stamps in the Black Heritage Stamp Series are the longest running United States commemorative stamps. This series began in 1976 honoring the achievements, contributions, and influences of African Americans who helped shaped American culture. This series exhibition has been curated by collector Alicia Labrador of Bridgeport, CT.