2017 U.S. New Issues

Year of the Rooster

Lunar New Year series

Issue Date:
January 05

Place of Issue:
Seattle, WA

Scott #:
5154

Format:
Single design Pane of 12 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
47¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Love Skywriting

Love series

Issue Date:
January 07

Place of Issue:
Chino, CA

Scott #:
5155

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
47¢ nondenominated special forever stamp

Lili'uokalani Gardens

American Landmarks series

Issue Date:
January 22

Place of Issue:
Kansas City, MO

Scott #:
5156

Format:
Single design Pane of 4 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
$6.65, Priority Mail definitive stamp

Lili'uokalani Gardens

American Landmarks series

Issue Date:
January 22

Place of Issue:
Kansas City, MO

Scott #:
U695

Format:
Single design Pack of five stamped envelopes

Printer:
Bell, Inc.

Denomination:
$6.65, Priority Mail stamped envelope

Gateway Arch

American Landmarks series

Issue Date:
January 22

Place of Issue:
Kansas City, MO

Scott #:
5157

Format:
Single design Pane of 4 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
$23.75, Priority Mail Express definitive stamp

U.S. Flag

Issue Date:
January 27

Place of Issue:
Norcross, GA

Scott #:
5158 Flag coil stamp (Banknote printing), serpentine die cut 11 vert.; 5159 Flag coil stamp (Ashton-Potter printing), serpentine die cut 9½ vert.; 5160 Flag booklet stamp (Banknote printing), microprinted “USPS” on right end of fourth red stripe, serpentine die cut 11¼x10¾ on 2 or 3 sides; 5161 Flag booklet stamp (Ashton-Potter printing), microprinted “USPS” on right end of second white stripe, serpentine die cut 11¼x10¾ on 2 or 3 sides; 5162 Flag ATM booklet stamp (Ashton-Potter printing), microprinted “USPS” on left end of second white stripe near blue field, serpentine die cut 11¼x10¾ on 2, 3 or 4 sides

Format:
Single design Pane of 10 (convertible booket), double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booket), coil of 100, ATM pane of 18 self-adhesive

Printer:
Pane of 10 (Banknote Corporation of America), double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booket) and coil of 100 by both Banknote Corporation of America and Ashton Potter, ATM pane of 18 (Ashton Potter)

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated definitive forever stamp

Seashells

Issue Date:
January 28

Place of Issue:
San Diego, CA

Scott #:
Pane stamps: 5163 Queen Conch shell, 5164 Pacific Calico Scallop shell, 5165 Alphabet Cone shell, 5166, Zebra Nerite shell; coil stamps: 5167 Alphabet Cone shell coil stamp, 5168 Zebra Nerite shell coil stamp, 5169 Queen Conch shell coil stamp, 5170 Pacific Calico Scallop shell coil stamp

Format:
Single design Pane of 20, coil of 100 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
34¢ nondenominated definitive postcard rate stamp

Dorothy Height

Black Heritage series

Issue Date:
February 01

Place of Issue:
Washington, DC

Scott #:
5171

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

USA Nonprofit

Issue Date:
February 10

Place of Issue:
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Scott #:
5172

Format:
Single design, Coil of 3,000 and 10,000 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
5¢ nondenominated definitive coil stamp

Oscar de la Renta

Issue Date:
February 16

Place of Issue:
New York, NY

Scott #:
5173 (pane), a. Oscar de la Renta, b. bright pink and gray fabric pattern, c. green dress, d. black and white fabric pattern, e. red dress, f. Floral fabric pattern with dull green background, g. blue dress, h. floral fabric pattern with white background, i. yellow dress, j. pink, white and gray floral fabric pattern, and k. pink dress.

Format:
Single design Pane of 11 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Uncle Sams Hat

Issue Date:
February 18

Place of Issue:
Mesa, AZ

Scott #:
5174

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
21¢ nondenominated definitive additional ounce rate stamp

John F. Kennedy

Issue Date:
February 20

Place of Issue:
Boston, MA

Scott #:
5175

Format:
Single design Pane of 12 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Grapes

Issue Date:
February 24

Place of Issue:
Grapevine, TX

Scott #:
5177

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
5¢ definitive stamp

Nebraska Statehood

Issue Date:
March 01

Place of Issue:
Lincoln, NE

Scott #:
5179

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Barn Swallow

Issue Date:
March 03

Place of Issue:
Reno, NV

Scott #:
U696

Format:
Single design in multiple formats

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated forever stamped envelope

WPA Posters

Issue Date:
March 07

Place of Issue:
Hyde Park, NY

Scott #:
5180 See America Welcome to Montana, 5181 Work Pays America, 5182 Field Day, 5183 Discover Puerto Rico, 5184 City of New York Municipal Airports, 5185 Foreign Trade Zone, 5186 Visit the Zoo, 5187 Work with Care, 5188 The National Parks Preserve Wild Life, 5189 Hiking

Format:
10 designs Double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booklet) self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Pears

Issue Date:
March 23

Place of Issue:
Cleveland, OH

Scott #:
5178

Format:
Single design

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
10¢ definitive stamp

Mississippi Statehood

Issue Date:
March 31

Place of Issue:
Gulfport, MS

Scott #:
5190

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Robert Panara

Issue Date:
April 11

Place of Issue:
Rochester, NY

Scott #:
5191

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
70¢ nondenominated definitive second ounce rate stamp

Delicioso

Issue Date:
April 20

Place of Issue:
Albuquerque, NM

Scott #:
5192 Tamales, 5193 Flan, 5194 Sancocho, 5195 Empanadas, 5196 Chile Relleno, 5197 Ceviche

Format:
Six designs Double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booklet) self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Green Succulent

Issue Date:
April 28

Place of Issue:
San Francisco, CA

Scott #:
5198

Format:
Single design Pane of 10 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
$1.15 nondenominated definitive global forever stamp

Celebration Boutonniere

Issue Date:
May 02

Place of Issue:
St. Louis, MO

Scott #:
5199

Format:
Single design

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated special forever stamp

Celebration Corsage

Issue Date:
May 02

Place of Issue:
St. Louis, MO

Scott #:
5200

Format:
Single design

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
70¢ nondenominated special second ounce rate stamp

Strawberries

Issue Date:
May 05

Place of Issue:
Acton, MA

Scott #:
5201

Format:
Single design, Coil of 10,000 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
3¢ definitive stamp

Henry David Thoreau

Issue Date:
May 23

Place of Issue:
Concord, MA

Scott #:
5202

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Have A Ball

Issue Date:
June 14

Place of Issue:
Hartford, WI

Scott #:
5203 (49¢) Sports Balls – Football 5204 (49¢) Sports Balls – Volleyball 5205 (49¢) Sports Balls – Soccer ball 5206 (49¢) Sports Balls – Golf ball 5207 (49¢) Sports Balls – Baseball 5208 (49¢) Sports Balls – Basketball 5209 (49¢) Sports Balls – Tennis ball 5210 (49¢) Sports Balls – Kickball a. Block of 8, #5203-5210

Format:
Eight designs

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Total Solar Eclipse

Issue Date:
June 20

Place of Issue:
Laramie, WY

Scott #:
5211

Format:
Single design Pane of 16 self-adhesive

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

Andrew Wyeth

Issue Date:
July 12

Place of Issue:
Chadds Ford, PA

Scott #:
5212, a. Wind from the Sea, b. Big Room, c. Christina’s World, d. Alvaro and Christina, e. Frostbitten, f. Sailor’s Valentine, g. Soaring, h. North Light, i. Spring Fed, j. The Carry, k. Young Bull, l. My Studio

Format:
12 designs Pane of 12 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Disney Villians

Issue Date:
July 15

Place of Issue:
Anaheim, CA

Scott #:
5213 The Queen from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 5214 Honest John from Pinocchio, 5215 Lady Tremaine from Cinderella, 5216 Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland, 5217 Captain Hook from Peter Pan, 5218 Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, 5219 Cruella De Vil from One Hundred and One Dalmatians, 5220 Ursula from The Little Mermaid, 5221 Gaston from Beauty and the Beast, 5222 Scar from The Lion King

Format:
10 designs Pane of 20 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Sharks

Issue Date:
July 26

Place of Issue:
Newport, KY

Scott #:
5223 (49¢) Sharks – Mako Shark 5224 (49¢) Sharks – Whale Shark 5225 (49¢) Sharks – Thresher Shark 5226 (49¢) Sharks – Hammerhead Shark 5227 (49¢) Sharks – Great White Shark a. Vert. strip of 5, #5223-5227

Format:
Five designs

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Protect Pollinators

Issue Date:
August 03

Place of Issue:
Richmond, VA

Scott #:
5228 Monarch Butterfly on Purple Coneflower, 5229 Western Honeybee on Golden Ragwort, 5230 Monarch Butterfly on Red Zinnia, 5231 Western Honeybee on Purple New England Aster, 5232 Monarch Butterfly on Goldenrod

Format:
Five designs

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Azulillo

Issue Date:
August 11

Place of Issue:
Independence, OH

Scott #:
UX647 Postal card, UY54 Paid reply postal card

Format:
Single design; single card, double-reply card, sheet of 40

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
34¢ nondenominated forever stamped card

Flowers from the Garden

Issue Date:
August 16

Place of Issue:
Sioux Falls, SD

Scott #:
5233 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden coil stamp – Red Camellias and Yellow Forsythia in Yellow Pitcher, serpentine die cut 10¾ vert. 5234 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden coil stamp – White Peonies and Pink Tree Peonies in Clear Vase, serpentine die cut 10¾ vert. 5235 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden coil stamp – Blue Hydrangea in Blue Pot, serpentine die cut 10¾ vert. 5236 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden coil stamp – Assorted Flowers in White Vase, serpentine die cut 10¾ vert. a. Strip of 4, #5233-5236 5237 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden booklet stamp – Red Camellias and Yellow Forsythia in Yellow Pitcher, serpentine die cut 11 on 2 or 3 sides 5238 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden booklet stamp – Assorted Flowers in White Vase, serpentine die cut 11 on 2 or 3 sides 5239 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden booklet stamp – White Peonies and Pink Tree Peonies in Clear Vase, serpentine die cut 11 on 2 or 3 sides 5240 (49¢) Flowers from the Garden booklet stamp – Blue Hydrangea in Blue Pot, serpentine die cut 11 on 2 or 3 sides a. Block of 4, #5237-5240 b. Booklet pane of 20, 5 each #5237-5240

Format:
Four designs

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamps

Father Theodore Hesburgh

Issue Date:
September 01

Place of Issue:
South Bend, IN

Scott #:
5241 serpentine die cut 11, 5242 coil stamp, serpentine die cut 9½ horiz.

Format:
Single design Pane of 20 and Coil of 50 self-adhesive

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

The Snowy Day

Issue Date:
October 04

Place of Issue:
Brooklyn, NY

Scott #:
5243 Peter making snowball, 5244 Peter sliding down mountain of snow, 5245 Peter making snow angel, 5246 Peter leaving footprints in the snow, a. Block of 4, b. Convertible booklet pane of 20 (5 each)

Format:
Four designs Double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booklet)

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated special forever stamps

Christmas Carols

Issue Date:
October 05

Place of Issue:
New York, NY

Scott #:
5247 Deck the Halls, 5248 Silent Night, 5249 Jingle Bells, 5250 Jolly Old St. Nicholas, a. Block of 4, b. Convertible bboklet pane of 20 (5 each)

Format:
Four designs Double-sided pane of 20 (convertible booklet)

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated special forever stamps

Celebrating African American History and Culture

Issue Date:
October 13

Place of Issue:
Washington, DC

Scott #:
5251

Format:
Single design

Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated commemorative forever stamp

History of Hockey

Joint Issue with Canada

Issue Date:
October 20

Place of Issue:
Detroit, MI

Scott #:
5252 Player Wearing Helmet and Protective Gear, a. matte-finish paper, 5253 Player Wearing Hat and Scarf, a. matte-finish paper, b. Vertical pair #5252-5253, c. Souvenir sheet of 2 #5252a-5253a

Format:
Two designs

Printer:
Ashton Potter

Denomination:
49¢ nondenominated forever stamps

Alzheimer's Disease

Semi-Postal

Issue Date:
November 30

Place of Issue:
Baltimore, MD

Scott #:
B6

Format:
Single design

Printer:

Denomination:
60¢ Semi-Postal forever stamps

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