The Style Blog: U.S. Postal Service

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Miles Davis postal stamp brings some ‘cool’ to your mail; Edith Piaf also to be honored

Miles Davis, the great American jazzman, and Edith Piaf, the renowned French singer, are the subjects of a new series of postal stamps.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  12:46 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Miles Davis, Edith Piaf, Erin Davis, Vince Wilburn, Jr, U.S. Postal Service

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 04/10/2012

William H. Johnson “Flowers” stamp debuts

Looking for inspiration for the perfect flower arrangement? Look no further than “Flowers,” by William H. Johnson, a painter whose bouquet appears Wednesday on a new postal stamp.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  06:02 PM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  William H. Johnson, U.S. Postal Service, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Morgan State University