First Among Tasmanians: The Story of a 1907 Cover

By Maurice Mishkel

For the past 1½ years this cover has been lying fallow, for research was unproductive, then the floodgates opened over a period of 1 hour. The cover was addressed to O.G. Douglas Esqre, Messrs Douglas


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Belgium was occupied by the Germans throughout World War One. They attacked Liege, which they captured on August 16, 1918, and August 18 the main

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Thus charity set from Belgium incorporated the Anti-T.B. symbol into its designs. The seven stamps supported the Anti-Tuberculosis Fund. Designed by J. Desmet. Engraved by

Stamps of Great Britain: 10 Pence (1890)

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De La Rue typographed a bi-coloured series for Britain in 1887 and this is generally known as the Jubilee series, since it appeared in the

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This attractive stamp showed a Flower Garden. Designed by Heather J. Cooper. Lithography, panes of 50. Printed by Ashton-Pottter limited. Perf. 13.3. Released May 26,

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This stamp was issued for the "PHILATEC 1964" International Stamp Exhibition in Paris. It portrayed Communications in Ancient egypt and a Rocket. Designed and engraved

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