Each frame uses authentic US Postal stamps surrounded by a brief write-up and printed art, which embrace the subject or occupation.
A Perfect Gift
- Great for Birthdays, Retirements, Graduations, Achievements, Holidays, Or just to say thank you.
- Even great for your personal collection.
Ready To Hang
- Framed in a rich mahogany colored polystyrene frame.
- Double matted with a top mat and a hint of burgundy for the bottom mat.
- Complete with acrylic glass, a dust cover for the back, a sawtooth hanger and protective wall bumpers.
Unique Framed Gifts uses real United States Postal Service stamps surrounded by printed words that embrace the subject and enhance the work while surrounded by a camel top mat and a hint of burgundy for the bottom mat. The mahogany colored polystyrene frame comes ready to hang for all to view in an office, den, school or nearly anywhere. A truly unique and perfect gift created for the person, company or organization passionate about the story they closely relate to, while appreciating quality work by dedicated American art framers. Each stamp is pulled by hand and mounted onto the print with a spray glue mount, since most stamps are canceled no two stamps are exactly the same and the product you receive may vary slightly from the product image.
A Glimpse Of The Past Through The Iron Horse Collection - IRON HORSE was the most famous expression of the flanged wheel on a steel rail and the whistle of a locomotive was the most exciting sound in the land. The Railroad's role in American history was essential and dramatic, particularly in the 19th century, when it literally built a dynamic nation out of an empty and sprawling continent. It was actually the only major industry in the country at the time, and grew at an amazing pace until virtually every town, no matter how remote, was within 25 miles of a railroad, and dependent upon it. Lincoln signed the Pacific RR Act authorizing the Central Pacific to lay track east from Sacramento and the Union Pacific west from the Missouri River. May 10, 1869 at Promontory Point, Utah the Golden Spike was driven to complete the first transcontinental railroad. 1870 saw the first rail laid in Minnesota for the Northern Pacific route while the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe was pushing west through southern Colorado. Bigger than life was John Luther (Casey) Jones, immortalized by the verse of Wallace Saunders, as the Cannonball tried to make Canton, Mississippi as Casey filled in for a sick engineer. "And all the switchmen knew by the engine's moans, That the man at the throttle was Casey Jones..."