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Marine Timekeepers 300th Birth Anniversary of John Harrison (inventor of the marine chronometer). 1993

Marine Timekeepers Birth Anniversary of John Harrison (inventor of the marine chronometer).

Harrison's Marine Chronometers (shown H4 - built 1755-59)

Harrison's marine timekeeper by John Harrison prints from Royal Museums Greenwich.

John Harrison, the inventor of the marine chronometer, was commemorated by this elegant four-stamp set on the 300th anniversary of his birth. Harrison made three large chronometers, all preserved in the National Maritime Museum, but it was his fourth, H4, which was the pinnacle of his achievement and is illustrated on all four stamps. (Photo: Ian Ridpath) "Royal Observatory Greenwich" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art31803.asp

John Harrison, the inventor of the marine chronometer, was commemorated by this…

Morris & Co.                                             Issued May 2011.                                  Seaweed                                                  John Henry Dearle 1901

British Stamp - William Morris has often been credited with the design for "Seaweed", even though it dates to 5 years after his death. This 2012 British stamp celebrating the firm's anniversary gives John Henry Dearle the proper credit.

One of the greatest movie stars of all time, Greta Garbo was known for her beauty, artistry, enigmatic personality, and sensuality, which continue to resonate with film audiences. In 2005, the U.S. Postal Service commemorated the 100th anniversary of her birth with joint issue stamp with Sweden Post.

Greta Garbo - In the U. Postal Service commemorated the anniversary of her birth with joint issue stamp with Sweden Post.

John Lennon USA postage stamp......JOHN HAS HIS OWN STAMP AND RIGHTLY SO....."GOD" BLESS YOU JOHN......WE ALL MISS YOU DEARLY......LOVE....R.I.P.

John Lennon USA postage stamp: Wanted to be a US citizen and almost made it.

Marine Timekeepers - Balance, Spring and Temperature Compensator - 1993

Marine Timekeepers Stamp Balance, Spring and Temperature Compensator

"A Mad Tea Party" - 81p postage stamp (UK, 2015) from the "Alice in Wonderland" series by award-winning illustrator Grahame Baker-Smith, issued to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll’s classic children’s tale

djevojka: “Alice in Wonderland anniversary stamps issued Illustrations by Grahame Baker-Smith ”

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