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Railway Newspaper Parcel Stamps of Rhodesia

By |March 25th, 2015|

Railway Newspaper and Parcel Stamps (1899)

By |March 22nd, 2015|

Railway stamps may be divided into three classes, namely, Newspaper, Parcels, and Letter. The newspaper stamps were the first to make their appearance, for as far back as July, 1855, five companies adopted the use of these labels

History of the Singapore General Post Office

By |March 19th, 2015|

Stamps of Czechoslovakia: The Allegory of the Chainbreaker

By |March 19th, 2015|

Highly-informative article by W. L. Russell on the popular “Chainbreaker” issues of Czechoslovakia. It gives detailed lists of the amounts printed and finally issued. There is even a useful list of the plate flaws.

Stamps of Travancore: Coronation Issue (1931)

By |March 19th, 2015|

Marie, Dowager Queen of Romania (1937)

By |March 17th, 2015|

This article is extracted from the "Quarterly Review" (October,1938), published by the World Research Society. Most stamp collectors know of Queen Marie of Romania, so the information contained within should be of interest.

Luxembourg: History of the Grand Duchy (2015)

By |March 16th, 2015|

Stamp Dealers: Vernon K. Stalley South Australia

By |March 15th, 2015|

United States Mail Delivery (c. 1905)

By |March 15th, 2015|

Map of Europe (1877)

By |March 12th, 2015|

Stamps of China: Chinese National Currency (1945)

By |March 12th, 2015|

Stamps of Luxembourg: Aeronautical Centenary (2009)

By |March 11th, 2015|

U.S. Post Office and Courthouse: Alexandria, Virginia (1918)

By |March 8th, 2015|

Stamps of Egypt: Railway Congress (1933)

By |March 3rd, 2015|

Railway Map of Turkey (1918)

By |February 28th, 2015|