2001 ALA U.S. Christmas Seals & U.S Spring Charity Seals Sheet Collection, VF, MNH. One sheet each of the 2001 U.S. Christmas Seals and the U.S. Spring Charity Seals. Issued 2001 by the American Lung Association (ALA).
Collection consists of the following:
2001-1x1, 2001 U.S. National Christmas Seals Sheet, VF, MNH. Issued 2001 by the American Lung Association (ALA). Designed by Kevin Reid. Image of stargazing children, multicolored. Gift tags in right column. Sheet of 48 (6x8) seals, SE 3S, margin at top, except as noted. Seal vignette is 22x23mm; gift tag vignette is 50x23mm. Rouletted with white simulated perfs, white low-gloss gum.
2001-S1x1A, 2001 U.S. Spring Charity Seals Sheet, VF, MNH. Issued 2001 by the American Lung Association (ALA). Sheet of 35 (7x5), SE4S, no union label. Images of Beatrice Potter characters. No text on reverse of sheet.
The American Lung Association (ALA) issues TB Charity Seals twice a year. U.S. Christmas Seals, before, or at Christmas, and U.S. Spring Seals, before, or at Easter.
Christmas Seals and Spring Charity Seals are also known as TB Charity Seals, and are usually classified as Charity Seals, or Cinderella Stamps.