Freedom Just Around the Corner: Martin Luther King, Jr.

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February 12, 2015
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33c Martin Luther King Jr.approved original stamp art by Keith Birdsong, c. 1999

Martin Luther King’s I Have a Dream speech was commemorated in the Postal Service’s Celebrate the Century stamp series issued at the end of the twentieth century. A trace of brightness on the horizon represents hope, while King wears the March’s official badge.

Loan from the United States Postal Service, Postmaster General's Collection