This attractive map shows Central America as it was in 1860, Collectors of the early issues of Central America should find this of interest.
This is an image of an Advertisement from the 1909 Stark's Guide Book & History of British Guiana. It shows the ports of call for the New York-Cuba Shipping Line and should be of interest to postal historians and paquebot collectors of this fascinating area...
Originally published in “United Nations Postage Stamps” by the United Nations Department of Public Information, New York in 1956. The United Nations Postal Administration has drawn upon the talents of artists of many nations and varying backgrounds for the designs for the Organization's first stamps.
After the withdrawal of the French, the republicans overthrew the erstwhile empire. Stamps of the first republican series were introduced overprinted “Mexico” in gothic script. A new Hidalgo series, lithographed in Mexico City, was issued in September, 1868.