Arago: Exhibits


Introduction To Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury: The Man, His Life & His Work

By David McKinney

Web Team Intern

Smithsonian National Postal Museum

By "clicking" on individual objects in this Arago online exhibit, you can learn more about the objects, "zoom in" to see incredible detail, and view associated object images.

On June 5th 2012, author Ray Bradbury passed away at his home in California at the age of 91. Bradbury wrote numerous books, articles, poems and short stories and is remembered as one of the great science fiction and fantasy writers of the 20th century. In tribute to Ray Bradbury, this mini-online exhibit will illustrate his life and achievements through postage stamps.

4c Freedom of the Press single

The 4-cent Freedom of the Press stamp was issued September 22, 1958.