I feel honoured that I am the first Australian that she has sent mail to
Of course the stamps are just beautiful too
EDITED for Lisca: This stamp was issued for the Pure Food and Drug Act US33182f 1998 02 03 Commemorative "The U. S. Post Office recognized the 1906 Act as a landmark of the 20th century when it released this stamp, the design of which was based on a 19th century patent medicine trading card."
Feb. 23, 1957 - 3c #1089. American Institute of Architects Stamp. Issued Feb. 23, 1957 in New York, NY, to mark the centenary of the American Institute of Architects, founded in New York on February 23, 1857, at what is now 111 Broadway. The design employs a modern mushroom-type head and shaft in contrast to a Corinthian Capital. 106,647,500 stamps issued. Scott Catalog USA: #1089.
This issue of four stamps focused attention on the outstanding contributions minerals have made to making the United States a leader.
Jean Wilson and Jan Hardt organise this monthly Envelope Exchange that I love to participate in.