Indianapolis 500 Sheet of 20 x Forever us Postage Stamps . $8.59. Issue City: Indianapolis, IN 46206 Issue Date: May 20, 2011 Issue Series: N/A On May 30, 1911, Ray Harroun blazed across the finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, winning the first Indianapolis 500 Mile Race in #32, the black-and-yellow Marmon "Wasp" he designed himself. This Indianapolis 500 (Forever®) stamp celebrates the centennial of that race, an American tradition now billed as "The Gre...
Cars race through the first turn at the 1911 inaugural #Indy500 race
Mattos has mastered portraying movement in a postage-size image; his other designs include Indianapolis 500 and the Seabiscuit stamped envelope. “I like action subjects,” he says. “I tend to indicate detail, not render it, so my style lends itself to the small format.”