USPS releases new Walt Whitman stamp

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(WEHT) – The US Postal Service is honoring the 200th anniversary of Walt Whitman’s birth with a new stamp in its Literary Arts series.

Whitman is considered the “Father of Modern American Poetry.”

His name lines the bottom of the stamp.

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(This story was originally published on September 12, 2019)

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