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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

Yellow Hat stamp find in U.S. stamp mixture: postmarked pair on clipped envelope piece Yellow Hat stamp find in U.S. stamp mixture: postmarked pair on clipped envelope piece
Collector Joseph Monaco got a nice surprise a few years ago while looking through a mixture of used United States stamps. (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 Feb. 27: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Born Feb. 27: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born Feb. 27, 1807, and during the 19th century he achieved unparalleled fame as a poet that extended well beyond the American borders. (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

New Stamps of the World: A salute to happiness New Stamps of the World: A salute to happiness
San Marino is the second postal administration to commemorate the International Day of Happiness and the first to honor the 3-D printing revolution. (Read more...)

Postal News

USPS announces joint issue with Japan, higher stamp prices approved: Week USPS announces joint issue with Japan, higher stamp prices approved: Week's Most Read
It’s time to catch up on the week that was in stamp-collecting insights and news. (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

Heads up USPS, the Uber of shipping is here: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)