France & Colonies

Stamps of China: 50th Anniversary of China-France Relations (2014)

By |April 1st, 2014|

The stamp set portrays the Qinhuai River in Nanjing and the Seine River […]

Map of Algeria (1921)

By |March 28th, 2014|

For stamp collectors and postal historians of French Colonies, this French map shows […]

Stamps of Vietnam: Annam and Tonquin

By |March 16th, 2014|

Today known as North and central Vietnam , Annam and tonquin came jointly […]

Africa Map (Strand Album 1908)

By |March 8th, 2014|

Stamps of Syria: French Military Occupation (1918-22)

By |March 7th, 2014|

This image shows aFrench Colonies key type stamp of Levant overprinted T.E.O. […]

Map of Africa (1907)

By |February 28th, 2014|

This is the Maury map of Africa for 1907. The map shows the […]

Postal Vans: France goes Electric! (2011)

By |January 18th, 2014|

Ballon Monté

By |January 12th, 2014|

A French expression meaning “balloon with pilot”. It can be found on mail […]

Map of Mayotte (Comoros Group)

By |January 11th, 2014|

Lozenge Cancellation

By |January 11th, 2014|

Postcard: The arrival of Augagneur, Governor of Diego-Suárez (1905)

By |January 11th, 2014|

This historic postcard shows the arrival of the new Governor in the main […]

Postal History and Stamps of Diego-Suárez

By |January 11th, 2014|