Archimedes Square Alternate A (1 of 2)

Archimedes Square Alternate A (1 of 2)

Adopted Post Office City or Postal Topic: 
All US Post Offices
Briefly describe why you chose this theme to represent the USPS: 
As the dilemma that post offices in MN is no different than what is experienced in the other 49 states, this submission addresses the universal theme of EDUCATION. Through this innovative learning program the Post Office may reclaim its vitality for every American community. This submission illustrates how a simple postage stamp can be the means by which Western Civilization’s oldest known puzzle (250 B.C.) is used as a learning tool: ARCHIMEDES’ SQUARE is presented as a ¼ block of 9 stamps on 4 separate blocks of 9 stamps each.
Author: 
Gallery Submission
First Name: 
Jon H.
Last name: 
Carlsten