Postage Stamps of the United States - 1889

Politics


President
Jan. 1 - Mar. 3
Grover Cleveland
Mar. 4 - Dec. 31
Benjamin Harrison

Postmaster General
Jan. 1 - Mar. 4
Don M. Dickinson
Mar. 5 - Dec. 31
John Wanamaker

Music



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1889 "Oh Promise Me!"

Postage Rate


Domestic Letter Rate: 2¢ per oz.

Card Rate: 1¢

Registry Fee: 10¢

Foreign Rate: 5¢




Stamps

No new varieties of Regular Issue stamps were issued in 1889.

Commemoratives: The first Commemorative stamps were not issued until 1893