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The Politics of Printing in Stamp Design and Production

By |April 24th, 2016|

It is a truism that political considerations have affected every stamp issuing country, some more than others.

War Tax Stamps:The British Empire’s Effort (1914-1920)

By |April 15th, 2016|

There are many stamps issued during World War I, which reflect the momentous events of those years.

Blatter and the Bahamas

By |February 9th, 2013|

Lot 142 in the Postal History Auction run by Yorkshire Cover Auctions, which closed 5 June 2004, appeared to have a familiar address. And yes, it was another Blatter cover, this time from Bahamas.

An 1890 NSW Postcard

By |June 16th, 2008|

with David Benson David Benson came across a 1890 NSW 1d. postcard which he thought might be an interesting item for recording in the New South Wales Philatelist. The front and reverse of the postcard are illustrated in Figures 1 and 2 below. The postcard is from Bathurst and is addressed to: Captain Neilenstein Training Ship “Vernon“ Sydney The message reads: Deanery, Bathurst Jan. 5th. 1890 To Capt.