History

Postal History: Charles Dana Gibson Illustrator 1868-1944

By |October 17th, 2014|

CHARLES DANA GIBSON, ILLUSTRATOR, 1868-1944 [USA]

The pen-and-ink drawings of illustrator Charles Gibson came […]

Stamps of San Marino: Michelangelo Anniversary (2014)

By |October 16th, 2014|

ichelangelo Buonarroti was the most complete and true genius of the Renaissance. 450 […]

World War Two Occupation of Latvia (1940-5)

By |October 16th, 2014|

As part of the Soviet occupation of Latvia in 1940, a series of […]

Stamps of Tonga: Queen Salote Accession Anniversary (1938)

By |October 15th, 2014|

The twentieth anniversary of the accession of Queen Salote (Charlotte) was celebrated in […]

Map of Spanish Colonies in the Americas

By |October 12th, 2014|

The Spanish colonies in America started falling during the Peninsular War when Spain […]

Choosing a Stamp Album (1911)

By |October 12th, 2014|

The Stamps of China (1908)

By |October 12th, 2014|

Map of Africa (1907)

By |October 12th, 2014|

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

The Stamps of West Africa

By |October 11th, 2014|

This article is based on an article, which originally appeared in the "Stamp Collectors’ Fortnightly", October 28, 1911.

Stamps of Poland: German Occupation (1915)

By |October 9th, 2014|

This stamp is part of a set of five stamps of the Germania […]

Map of Southern Russia with Odessa Inset (1920)

By |October 7th, 2014|

This map, published by Harmsworth in 1920, shows Southern Russia and includes an […]

Stamps of Greece: Airmail Issue (1926)

By |October 6th, 2014|

The first Greek airmail stamps were produced in October 1926 to repay postage […]