Current Slusser exhibit featuring McCall sketches, correspondence with Stamp Advisory Committee members discussing design issues, layout designs from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, photographs of McCall working on stamp designs and at First Day events, and more. Most exhibit items courtesy U of A Museum of Art, which is running a concurrent exhibit, Robert McCall’s Universe. Through mid-June 2014.
Break out your zoot suits for a trip back in time to the Roaring Twenties. Cheer on Charlie Chaplin. Hide out with Harry Houdini. Admire the antics of aviatrix Amelia Earhart. Kick up your heels and do the Charleston, all the way to the Arts America 2014 Summer program. The Postal History Foundation is a partner and part of the program of this camp that is the BEE'S KNEES! Go to the Education page for more details!
Tap into your creative well and design a postage stamp to say Feliz Cumpleaños to our fair city, Tucson! Your design should show some aspect that makes Tucson great. In your design, you could use well-known Tucson landmarks, desert plants and animals, historical events, the U of A, people, neighborhoods, pasttimes... the possibilities are limitless! Just be sure whatever you create reflects TUCSON, specifically. Click here for examples of past winners to help get you started. And then head on over to our Stamp Design Contest page for details. We look forward to seeing your entry!