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Portuguese Colonies: Nyassa – First through Fifth Issue (1898-1911)

By |July 20th, 2015|

This article was written by Bertram W. H. Poole and first published in "Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News" Feb 25, 1911 Volume XXV, Number 8, Whole Issue Number 1052.

Stamps of Ethiopia: UPU (1909)

By |May 16th, 2015|

Map of Italian East Africa (1938-1941)

By |May 16th, 2015|

Stamps of Eritrea: First Issues (1893-1910)

By |April 7th, 2015|

Map showing Location of Obock (1896)

By |May 14th, 2014|

Stamps of Kenya: Centenary of Ugandan Church (1977)

By |December 7th, 2013|


Stamps of Germany: Hermann von Wissmann, Explorer (1934)

By |November 23rd, 2013|


Stamps of French Somali Coast: Olympic Games, Tokyo Issue (1964)

By |July 15th, 2013|


Map of Italian Eritrea (1908)

By |July 11th, 2013|


Handling of Overseas Mails (1936)

By |November 20th, 2012|

This extremely informative article originally appeared in "Shipping Wonders of the World" in 1936. It explains in some detail the carriage of letters and parcel posts by ships and their ports of call in the 1930s.

East Africa Study Circle

By |June 16th, 2008|