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The Yosemite National Park is part of the central Sierra Nevada in California.

It is famous for its granit rocks, cliffs and domes such as the Half Dome, Sentinentel Dome, El Campitan and the Cathedral Rocks. The Yosemite National Park is also famous for its several waterfalls. There are listed 17 waterfalls with a height of more the 100 metres. The Yosemite Falls (739 m) are known as the highest waterfalls of Northern America. Other waterfalls of the park with existing postage stamps are the Bridal Veil Falls (188 m) and the Vernal Falls (97 m).

 

USA 1934 Yosemite Nationalpark stamp


USA 1934, Yosemite National Park.
The imperforated stamps were issued without gum.
The stamp was issued in the series "National Parks".

A detail of the 1-cent Yosemite stamp issued in 1934 was depicted as selvage image at the center of the sheet "National Park Service’s Centennial" 2016.

The Department authorized the printing of a special sheet containing six of the 1-cent Yosemite National Parks stamps as a souvenir of the Trans-Mississippi Philatelic Exposition and Convention held in Omaha, Nebr., October 8 to 14, 1934.

The sheet is gummed but not perforated. It is printed in green ink and with inscription on the four margins.

 

USA Yosemite Nationalpark stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

USA 1988, Yosemite (coil stamp).
The stamp is showing the Half Dome at 2'693 m.

www.mountainstamp.com USA Yosemite Nationalpark stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli 1994 issued by Gambia

Gambia 1994, Yosemite National Park.
The stamp on the left is showing El Capitan at 2'307 m.

Guyana 1997, The 188 metres high Bridal Veil Falls in the Yosemite National Park.
(Bridal Veil Fall seen from Tunnel View Point on the California State Route 41).
The stamp was issued in the series "50th Anniversary of Unesco".

United Nations 2003, Yosemite Valley.  

United Nations 2003, Yosemite Valley.  

United Nations 2003, Yosemite National Park.
The 37 cent stamp from NY office issued in sheets.
The 10 cent stamp from NY office and the stamps from Geneva and Vienna office issued in booklets. 

 

USA Yosemite Nationalpark Half Dome stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued by Sierra Leone 2005

Sierra Leone 2005, Half Dome in the background.
The stamp was issued in the series "EXPO 2005, Aichi — Nature's Wisdom".

 

Antigua & Barbuda 2006, Yosemite Falls and the Half Dome in the background.
(seen from the Yosemite Falls trail)  

 

USA 2006 Yosemite Nationalpark stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

USA 2006, Yosemite National Park.

 

USA 2008, "Valley of the Yosemite".
The stamp is showing a composition of the beauty of Yosemite with the ancient Lake Yosemite. The stamp based on an 1864 oil-on-paperboard painting by the landscape artist Albert Bierstadt. The original painting belongs to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

The stamp was issued in a double sided booklet of 20 stamps (self-adhesive/die-cut) and is existing:

Tuvalu 2013

Queen Elizabeth II visits Yosemite National Park (1983)
The stamp was issued in the miniaturesheet
"Diamond Jubilee - Queen Elizabeth II Foreign Travels of Her Royal Highness". 

 

Liberia 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".
El Capital (left) and Cathedral Rocks (right)

 

Liberia 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".

1) Cathedral Rocks
23) View from Glacier point towards the Yosemite Falls
3) Giant Sequoias
4) Tenaya Lake
5) Hetch Hetch Reservoir
6) Half Dome

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".

1) Half Dome
2) Tenaya Lake
3) upper and lower Yosemite Falls
4) Yosemite Valley

Illustration: Tunnel View.

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".

1) Half Dome
2) Grey Wolf
3) Yosemite Nationalpark
4) Mountain Lion

Illustration: Half Dome.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".
Tunnel View.

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014, "150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant".
Western Mule Deer.

 

Japan 2015 Yosemite stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

Japan 2015, Yosemite National Park.
The stamp was issued in the series "Overseas Unesco World Heritage Series 5".

 

Marshall Islands US National Park Service's Centennial stamp Yosemite National Park

Marshall Islands 2016, Yosemite National Park.
The stamp was issued in the series "National Park Service’s Centennial".

 

Marshall Islands 2017, Yosemite National Park.
The stamp was issued in the series "Natural Majesties".

 

 

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