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Stamps of Togo: 70th Stamp Anniversary (1967)

By |October 22nd, 2015|

Map showing Locations of St. Helena and Ascension in Atlantic

By |October 19th, 2015|

Stamps of the Gambia: Queen Victoria Issues (1898)

By |October 16th, 2015|

Contemporary Map of Burkina Faso, West Africa

By |August 20th, 2015|

St. Helena: Stamp Centenary (1956)

By |June 26th, 2015|

The original St. Helena sixpenny stamp, printed by Perkins, Bacon & Co. in 1856, bore a completely new and rather austere head of Queen Victoria, probably engraved by Humphrys.

Africa and Cape Colony Map (Gall and Inglis 1871)

By |June 16th, 2015|

Stamps of Upper Volta: Stamp Day (1967)

By |April 30th, 2015|

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 Tristan da Cunha: Augustus Earle (2014)

By |July 18th, 2014|

Stamps of Ascension: Bicentenary of British Settlement (2014)

By |April 29th, 2014|

Postcards: View of Cabinda, Portuguese Congo (1909)

By |January 22nd, 2014|


Maps of German Colonies: Cameroon (1888)

By |November 24th, 2013|


Stamps of Tristan da Cunha: Christmas Issue (2013)

By |November 23rd, 2013|


Royal Mail Ship: St. Helena

By |October 28th, 2013|


Tristan da Cunha: The Stampless Island (1909)

By |October 28th, 2013|

255486603_7d4a9222d6 As a member of the West Africa Study Circle, I was pleased to find this interesting article, which originally appeared in "The Postage Stamp" (October 9, 2909).