• July 16th, 2015

    The USPS and Sweden Post are planning to honor the legendary actress Ingrid Bergman with a new stamp

    FindYourStampsValue.com got to know that the U.S. Postal Service and Posten AB of Sweden announced that award-winning actress Ingrid Bergman will be honored as the 19th stamp in the Legends of Hollywood series. The stamp will be issued jointly by the Postal Service and Sweden Post and go on sale Aug. 20. Special ceremonies will be held later. The stamp art features a circa 1940 image of Bergman ta ...
  • May 10th, 2006

    2005 Best Joint Issue awards: Sweden and USA take first prize

    Nearly 71 years after Greta Garbo (1905-1990) won her first award, she is still a worldwide sensation. The International Philatelic Society of Joint Stamp Issues Collectors voted the Greta Garbo commemorative stamp the "Best Overall Joint Issue of 2005." This joint issuance by the U.S. Postal Service and Sweden Posten was among a selection of 31 joint issues released in 2005. Each issuance was vot ...
  • September 9th, 2005

    Celebrating Greta Garbo

    The United States Postal Service will introduce a Greta Garbo stamp Sept. 23 at Scandinavia House in New York, in a joint issue with Sweden's national postal carrier, which will hold a ceremony the same day in Stockholm. Sept. 18 is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Garbo, and the stamp is just one part of a celebration planned by New York's American-Scandinavian Foundation. Fans can also catc ...