Postal History

The Principality of Bulgaria and its Stamps

By |March 11th, 2014|

On 1st January 2007 Bulgaria became a member of the European Union. The […]

Postal Museum, Prague, Czech Republic

By |March 8th, 2014|

This image shows the Postal Museum in Prague in the Czech Republic. Well […]

Post Offices of Great Britain: Blisworth, Northamptonshire (1906)

By |January 13th, 2014|

Postal History: Barque “Adolphe” Shipwreck (1904)

By |January 11th, 2014|

Kenya Postal History: Postal Report (1922)

By |January 1st, 2014|

U.S. Twin Coach Postal Van (c.1953)

By |December 25th, 2013|

Postal History: Melbourne to Banningville, Belgian Congo (1937)

By |December 10th, 2013|

Stamps of Russia: Esperanto Congress (1926)

By |November 30th, 2013|

Bananas and Earthquakes in Jamaica

By |November 25th, 2013|

jamaica-1925-postcard-front Given the cost of bananas in Australia at present, I was fascinated by this recently acquired Jamaican postcard. It was written in early 1925 and addressed to a young man in New Zealand. It bears an interesting slogan: COME TO JAMAICA: THE IDEAL TOURIST RESORT.

Stanps and Postal History of Hyderabad, India

By |November 4th, 2013|

Fiji: Rates of Postage (1921)

By |October 24th, 2013|

New Zealand Mail from the UK in the 1880s

By |October 22nd, 2013|

In the 1880s, postal communication between New Zealand and United Kingdom was principally by way of San Francisco, using the U.S.S. Co. steamers, and the direct route using the New Zealand Shipping Co., and Shaw Savill and Albion Royal Mail steamers.