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What do Abe Lincoln, Gail Anderson, and the USPS Have in Common?

If you guessed “stamps,” you are correct. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation issued by President Lincoln in 1863, Gail Anderson was commissioned by USPS art director Antonio Alcalá to produce the stamp. “To evoke the look of broadsides from the Civil War era, they employed Hatch Show Print of Nashville,...