Arago: Exhibits


For More Information

People and Places of the Pacific is one of a series of diversity focused online exhibitions, to learn more please explore the following:

The Black Experience: African Americans on Stamps (

The American Indian on Stamps: Profiles in Leadership, Accomplishment and Cultural Celebration (

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: People, Places and Events on Stamps.



Women on Stamps: Part 1


References used in this exhibit include:

People and Places of the Pacific: A Celebration on Stamps. United States Postal Service Publication 153. May 2002.

U.S. Post Office Department Stamp Design Files. Collection of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, National Postal Museum branch.

Linn’s U.S. Stamp Yearbook. Various Years.

The United States and the Opening to Japan, 1853. U.S. Department of State.

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