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A President Laid To Rest

United States Master Collection, Scott 1287, Prominent Americans series, Pres. John F. Kennedy (1965-78)

The 13-cent Kennedy stamp was issued May 29, 1967. This date would have been President Kennedy's 50th birthday.

United States Master Collection, Scott 570, Arlington Amphitheater

The 50-cent Arlington Amphitheater stamp was issued on Veterans Day (November 11) 1922.

United States Master Collection, Scott 1246, Pres. John F. Kennedy and the Eternal Flame (1964)

The 5-cent Kennedy Memorial stamp was issued May 29, 1964.

President Kennedy was buried in Arlington National Cemetery following a state funeral on November 25, 1963, three days after his assassination.