Topicals or Thematics

United States Stamps: Korean War Medal of Honor (2014)

By |August 25th, 2014|

In January 2012, the U.S. Postal Service® invited the last living Korean War […]

Stamps of Lithuania: Lithuanian Song Festival (2014)

By |August 24th, 2014|

The new stamp under the title 90th Anniversary of the First Lithuania Song […]

Talking Weather: Meteorology on Stamps

By |August 23rd, 2014|

In 2008, the World Meteorological Organization in cooperation with the Universal Postal Union published a most interesting book called "From Weather Gods to Modern Meteorology - A Philatelic Journey". The book is based on Finnish collector Raino Heino's gold medal collection. Mr Heino is not only an enthusiastic thematic philatelist but also a meteorologist by profession.

Stamps of Great Britain: World War One Centenary (2014)

By |August 19th, 2014|

These First World War 1914 centenary stamps represent the six series themes of […]

Stamps of Italy: Italian Red Cross (2014)

By |August 18th, 2014|

This stamp issue of Italian Post celebrates the Italian Red Cross on the […]

United States Stamps: Civil War 1864 (2014)

By |August 17th, 2014|

The Civil War (1861-1865), the most wrenching chapter in American history, claimed the […]

Stamps of Malagasy Republic: Aquarium Fish series (1994)

By |August 16th, 2014|

Illustrated are some of the stamps and the very handsome miniature sheet, featuring […]

Stamps of Lithuania: Save the Baltic Sea (2014)

By |August 14th, 2014|

The stamp Save the Baltic Sea Has been created by the artist Martyna […]

Stamps of Ascension Island: World War I (2014)

By |August 12th, 2014|

Although at an early stage in its settlement Ascension Island was designated “HMS […]

Sichuan: China’s Panda Province

By |August 10th, 2014|

Stamps of Philippines: Kapatagan Anniversary (2014)

By |August 9th, 2014|

Kapatagan was formerly a part of Kolambugan, it existed as municipal district from […]

Stamps of Bulgaria: Moon Landing of Luna 9 (1966)

By |August 7th, 2014|

This 60 st. silver, black and crimson stamp celebrated the Moon landing […]