Welcome to Linn's Stamp News

Scott eCatalogue News

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. I (Read more...)

Current Issue

Amos Advantage
Scott Pages Mounts Supplements Binders Scott Catalogues

Check out this week's featured items:

Check out the money-saving National Album package

The latest '13 Scott Supplements

The latest '13 Minkus Supplements

Save Money with Scott Album Sets

Stockbooks Starting at $15.95

Orders placed online automatically receive AA discount.

Vote in Linn's stamp poll
Collectors are invited to vote for the best design and worst design, and the most important and the least necessary, of all the U.S. stamps and postal stationery issued in 2014.

Breaking Stamp News

Federal duck stamp price to jump from $15 to $25. Federal duck stamp price to jump from $15 to $25 in 2015
Duck stamp devotees are going to face “sticker shock” next year. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

War of 1812 series concludes with Battle of New Orleans War of 1812 series concludes with Battle of New Orleans
The first United States stamp to be issued in 2015 will be the last stamp in a series that has continued over nearly three years. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Central African Republic birds Stamp Market Tips: Central African Republic birds
Central African Republic A former French colony that gained independence in 1960, Central African Republic has had a troubled history, including brutally repressive dictators and numerous coups. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Canada Post reports profit
Canada Post has reported a before-tax profit of $13 million in the third quarter of 2014, compared to a before-tax loss of $129 million in the third quarter of 2013, according to a Nov. 26 press release from Canada Post. (Read more...)

Postal News

PMG-designate Brennan will need friends on Capitol Hill
When Megan Brennan becomes the nation’s 74th postmaster general Feb. 1, she is likely to discover that one of her big challenges is making friends on Capitol Hill. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

Linn Jenny Invert stamps, 1856 1¢ Magenta among Linn’s top headlines for 2014
From the record-breaking sale of the British Guiana 1¢ Magenta to searches for the elusive $2 upright Jenny Invert pane of six, 2014 made for a year that shone a bright spotlight on stamp collecting. (Read more...)