The A.C. Roessler 'Graf Zeppelin' Overprint US19281000-S-EN.v01-LH

US 1928 - The A.C. Roessler Overprint
English Text


United States
1928 / 1931


When in 1928 it was announced that the ‘Graf Zeppelin’ was planned to make its first intercontinental trip from Germany to the United States with Dr. Eckener in command, most people expected that the US Post Office would issue special stamps to celebrate the event. However, the refusal of Postal Authorities to release any commemorative issue, led Albert Charles Roessler, a controversial figure in the world of philately, to make up for this omission by creating his own zeppelin stamp....



bullet-1 Page Dimensions: 270mm X 297mm

bullet-1 Compatible with: All Lighthouse 13-Rings Binders

bullet-1Paper type: Heavy Acid-Free Cardboard 240gr/sq.m

bullet-1 Paper Color: Cream

bullet-1 Printing Method: Professional Offset                                      

bullet-1 Text Language: great-britain English                                             Personalize

bullet-1 STAMPS ARE NOT INCLUDED!                                




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