Martin Luther King Memorial Dedication Cover Available
A double cancel cover will commemorate the October 16 dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial and the 16th anniversary of the Million Man March, which happened October 16, 1995.
The cover features a cachet of the MLK memorial, complemented a Barbara Jordan stamp. In addition, the cover includes two stamps from the “To Form a More Perfect Union,” with significant events in the African American journey toward equal rights.
One cancellation bears an October 16, 2011 date. The second cancellation bears an August 28, 2011 date, which was the 48th anniversary of King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.