First Among Tasmanians: The Story of a 1907 Cover

By Maurice Mishkel

For the past 1½ years this cover has been lying fallow, for research was unproductive, then the floodgates opened over a period of 1 hour. The cover was addressed to O.G. Douglas Esqre, Messrs Douglas


Giants of Russian Literature: Tolstoy on Stamps

By | Oct 5, 2016|

Tolstoy is regarded amongst the greatest of novelists with the immense achievement of two epic masterpieces, "War and Peace" and "Anna Karenina"...

Zeppelin Stamps: German Gasbags

By | Oct 4, 2016|

Enjoying a glamorous if relatively short career, Zeppelin airships captured the imagination of the public and were consequently a popular subject for cinderellas. Poster stamps

Stamps of Australia: Endangered Animals (2016)

By | Oct 3, 2016|

Seven special stamps by Australia Post representing endangered animals that are part of current zoo and/or other conservation programs in Australia. These animals are at

The Gulf Coasts Stamp Club

By | Oct 2, 2016|

From their minutes and by-laws: the objective of the Gulf Coasts Stamp Club is to provide structured and unstructured philatelic activities to individuals of all

United States: Post Office and Wembry Store, Rindge New Hampshire (1907)

By | Oct 2, 2016|

This recently acquired photograph is a historic and nostalgic addition to our ever-expanding post office archive. It depicts the post office at Rindge in New

Africa Map (1890)

By | Oct 2, 2016|

“This site really is a modern classic….at once authoritative and compelling.”
James Hall, Royal Mail’s “British Philatelic Bulletin”
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Map Archive

Map of British Guiana (1896)

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Africa Map (1890)

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Anegada, British Virgin Islands Map (1832)

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The Gulf Coasts Stamp Club

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American Philatelic Society (APS)

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Rhodesian Study Circle

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Belgian Congo Study Circle

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