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Scott Classic Specialized eCatalogue available
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

Canada unveils Nelson Mandela stamp Canada unveils Nelson Mandela stamp
Canada Post unveiled a stamp honoring Nelson Mandela Jan. 27. This nondenominated stamp will be issued Jan. 30 for Black History Month. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

CBS Sunday Morning covers upright Jenny Invert, USPS wants rate increase: Week CBS Sunday Morning covers upright Jenny Invert, USPS wants rate increase: Week's Most Read
It’s time to catch up on the week that was in philatelic insights and news.

Linn's Stamp News is looking back at its five most-read stories of the week, according to reader metrics (Read more...)

On This Date

Born Jan. 28: Jackson Pollock Born Jan. 28: Jackson Pollock
The influential abstract artist Jackson Pollock (born Jan. 28, 1912, in Cody, Wyo.) has been honored twice on United States stamps (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Newfoundland 1-shilling in Eastern Newfoundland 1-shilling in Eastern's Feb. 20-21 auction
A key stamp of 19th-century Newfoundland, the 1857 1-shilling scarlet vermilion (Scott 9), will be offered during Eastern Auction's Feb. 20-21 sale. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Take in the view of a massive stamp exhibit in Bangalore, India
Check out this tweet from Reuters photojournalist Abishek Chinnappa. (Read more...)

Postal News

Post office in Antarctica focus of 'Nature' episode on PBS [VIDEO]
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Editorial Insights

USPS spokesman comments on upright Jenny Invert pane distribution
United States Postal Service spokesman Mark Saunders responded to Linn's Stamp News editor Charles Snee's editorial  (Read more...)

Morning Report

U.S. Senators want to halt post office closures: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of philately: (Read more...)