Power of One
Power of One
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 hunter green 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 Power of One Collection - Can just ONE PERSON make a difference? History indicates individuals can have enormous influence and impact ... if they have the vision, the willpower, the raw desire and the stamina to ignore overwhelming odds and press on to ultimate success. A person with such an internal conviction will eventually overcome! John Paul Jones (1747-1792) Revolutionary War naval officer famous for his “I have not yet begun to fight” remark during the battle of his burning and sinking ship Bonhomme Richard and the British Serapis. Martin Luther (1483-1546) German priest defiantly posted his “95 Theses” on the Wittenberg church doors in 1517, resulting in his excommunication and ultimate split with the Roman Catholic Church and the beginning of the Protestant Reformation. Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) His Emancipation Proclamation of 1862 freed the slaves, and although winning reelection in 1864 and seeing the Civil War come to an end, he did not survive to the see the southern states readmitted to the Union.Martin Luther King (1929-1968) Successfully led the black boycott of the Montgomery, Alabama transportation system, attracting national attention to civil rights reform. He founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference to further desegregation and led the massive march on Washington in 1963. Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948) Led the Indian nationalistic movement from 1919 to 1947 with a method of non-violent resistance to British rule in the form of strikes, refusals to pay taxes and refusal to respect the courts. John Muir (1838-1914) American naturalist and forest protectionist advocated forest conservation as early as 1867 and was influential in conservation programs of Presidents Cleveland and Teddy Roosevelt. Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906) Advocate of women’s rights, whose tireless work resulted in the 19th (Anthony) Amendment, providing full woman suffrage. Helen Keller (1880-1968) Overcoming blindness and deafness, learned to speak with the help of Ann Sullivan. Obtained a cum laude degree from Radcliffe in 1904, mastering several languages. Lectured worldwide and worked endlessly for relief of the handicapped. George Washington (1723-1799) The “father” of the United States, who was selected to head the Continental Army, and against all odds was able to secure the surrender of the British General Cornwallis, and the independence of the Colonies.John Steinbeck (1902-1968) Steinbeck's first best-seller Tortilla Flat establish him as an important writer. With migrants on their way to California he found the material for The Grapes of Wrath, which won him a Pulitzer Prize. Numerous awards followed, including a Nobel Prize for literature.Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964) Participated in all major WWI engagements, was the Superintendent of West Point and the U.S. Army Chief of Staff. Called out of retirement to head the assault on the Japanese in WWII, received the surrender and oversaw the occupation of Japan. Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British Prime Minister from 1940-45 and 1951-55. Immortalized in his “blood, toil, tears, and sweat!”, “finest hour” and “iron curtain” phrases. Horatio Alger (1832-1899) Wrote over a hundred books for young boys, with a hero who rose from rags to riches through hard work. The name transcends the books and today is synonymous with individual hard work and success.