Amy Martin http://wuis.org en New Lincoln Postage Unveiled In Springfield http://wuis.org/post/new-lincoln-postage-unveiled-springfield <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>On the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth Wednesday, the U.S. Postal Service issued a new stamp paying homage to the Sixteenth President.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new, black-and-white, 21 cent stamp is available at post offices nationwide. It features a close-up photograph of the Lincoln Memorial statue, in Washington D.C. But the unveiling of the stamp wasn't there.</span></p><p>The ceremony was at the Old State Capitol building, in Springfield — where Lincoln gave his "House Divided" speech.</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:13:56 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 18863 at http://wuis.org New Lincoln Postage Unveiled In Springfield