Foundation & Post Office: Mon - Fri • 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Library: Mon - Fri • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
920 N. 1st Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719
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Events & Schedule

Sep. 6:
Change in Slusser Library hours. Now open Monday-Friday, 9-3.

Sep. 12:
Slusser Library reserved for Civil War Roundtable.

Sep. 13:
USPS releases War of 1812 Forever stamps. We'll let you know if/when they're for sale in our post office. In the meantime, don't forget about the Farmer's Market & Janis Joplin Forever stamps on sale in our post office.

Sep. 19:
Slusser Library reserved for education field trip, 10-11.

Sep. 20:
Tucson Stamp Club meets in library. Bourse @12; meeting @2.

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2014 Stamp design contest winner announced

jillian stachowski grand winner 2014 aThe winning design was created by Jillian Stachowski, a seven year old student at Gale Elementary in Tucson. Her clever and creative design pictures a horned lizard blowing out candles, represented by saguaros. In the background are beautiful purple mountains that surround Tucson. Her design was made into a custom U.S. postage stamp. Cachets were also created from other winning designs. Both are for sale. For more details, see our Education page.

Clang, Clang, Clang went the trolley!
Stamp, Stamp, Stamp went the mail!

trolleyOur exhibit in the Slusser Library explores the brief but important history of official U.S. mail delivered by streetcars. Don't miss out on all the old pictures, postcards, covers, toy trolleys, and more. Through summer 2014.


Special event cachets for sale

trolleypmWe're currently featuring the most recent special event cachet created by the PHF, the modern streetcar. These cachets were carried on the inaugural run of Tucson's new SunLink moderns streetcar and feature the artwork of Don Regole and Steve Farley. Call 520-623-6652 x100 to inquire about this and our other special event cachets.




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