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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

Two ceremonies for U.S.-Japan joint issue
The United States Postal Service has announced a second event for the Dogwood and Cherry Blossom joint issue in Washington, D.C. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Oprah Winfrey, Andrew Young at April 7 Angelou ceremony Oprah Winfrey, Andrew Young at April 7 Angelou ceremony
Actress and television personality Oprah Winfrey will join Ambassador Andrew Young and Postmaster General Megan Brennan for the April 7 first-day ceremony welcoming the Maya Angelou forever stamp. (Read more...)

On This Date

Born March 30: Martin Ramirez Born March 30: Martin Ramirez
Information about the early life of Martin Ramirez is sketchy, though it is known that he was born in Mexico on March 30, 1895. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Stamp collectors to gather in Westland, Mich., April 25-26 Stamp collectors to gather in Westland, Mich., April 25-26
The West Suburban Stamp Club will present its 46th Plymouth Show, a stamp show and dealers' bourse, Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and 26, at the (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Aland stamp raises money for anti-drug program Aland stamp raises money for anti-drug program
Aland's post office, Posten Aland, reported that it has donated more than $10,000 to a youth anti-drug program, the Zero Tolerance project (Read more...)

Postal News

Postal Service delays rate increase
A rate increase that the United States Postal Service had planned to implement April 26 has been delayed. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

Departure of NY 2016 executive director leaves critical void in show’s leadership
It came as a surprise to us to learn of Donna Richardson’s departure from World Stamp Show-NY 2016 as executive director. (Read more...)

Morning Report

Diwali stamp resolution submitted in U.S. Senate: Morning Report Diwali stamp resolution submitted in U.S. Senate: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)