PHOTO GALLERY: African Americans in Philatelic History

Martin Luther King Jr.

The second stamp in the 33-stamp series was of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who is often remembered for his “I Have a Dream” speech, delivered at the 1963 March on Washington. He was assassinated in 1968. (Date issued: Jan. 13, 1979)

The second stamp in the 33-stamp series was of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who…