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The online, or eCatalogue, version of the 2015 Scott Classic Specialized Catalogue of Stamps and Covers 1840-1940 is now available for purchase (Read more...)

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Breaking Stamp News

The world recognized Nimoy on stamps The world recognized Leonard Nimoy on stamps
Leonard Nimoy, the actor who achieved worldwide recognition as the science officer Spock on the original Star Trek television series, died Feb. 27 at age 83. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Looking for a challenge? Try collecting Great Americans on certificates of mailing Looking for a challenge? Try collecting Great Americans on certificates of mailing
In past columns, I’ve demonstrated how finding different usages of the same denomination of the 1981 to 1995 Great American series of definitive stamps is one interesting way to collect the series. (Read more...)

On This Date

Born March 2: Dr. Seuss Born March 2: Dr. Seuss
On March 2, 2004, the United States Postal Service issued a 37¢ stamp honoring one of the country's most famous authors, Theodor Seuss Geisel — known to children of all ages as Dr (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Regency-Superior auctiRegency-Superior auction to offer Louisiana Purchase postal history and moreon at St. Louis show  offers stamps, postal history, collections Regency-Superior auction to offer Louisiana Purchase postal history and more
The upcoming St. Louis Stamp Expo will present a two-day auction of stamps, covers and collections by Regency-Superior. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

North American blockade covers of 1775 to 1815 displayed in London North American blockade covers of 1775 to 1815 displayed in London
Members of The Royal Philatelic Society London viewed a rare display of material from the North American blockade of mail from 1775 to 1815 during its Feb. 26 meeting. This meeting also was broadcast to membership worldwide through YouTube. (Read more...)

Postal News

Great Britain to raise rates
Great Britain’s Royal Mail has announced a rate increase to go into effect March 30. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

What attracted you to stamp collecting in the beginning?
There’s been a fair amount of complaining about (and proposed solutions for) the state of the United States stamp program in our pages of late. (Read more...)

Morning Report

Royal Mail will raise stamp prices in March: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)