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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

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

$2 Patriotic Waves stamp issued today $2 Patriotic Waves stamp issued today
The United States $2 Patriotic Waves stamp is being issued today at Southeastern Stamp Expo in Norcross, Ga. (Read more...)

On This Date

Born Jan. 30: Franklin D. Roosevelt Born Jan. 30: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, born Jan. 30, 1882, was elected president of the United States for four consecutive terms, and served in that office for more than 12 years, from his first inauguration on March 4, 1933, until his death on April 12, 1945. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Upright Jenny Invert pane, imperf stamps from press sheets to be listed by Scott Upright Jenny Invert pane, imperf stamps from press sheets to be listed by Scott
When the United States upright Jenny Invert pane burst on the scene in late 2013, the Scott editors and I felt that it was not a listable item. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Watch these awesome Watch these awesome 'Alice in Wonderland' Vines from Royal Mail
The Royal Mail has put out five colorful (Read more...)

Postal News

USPS to hold Priority Mail, Express Mail rates steady
Rates for Priority Mail and Express Mail parcels in the United States will remain unchanged, the U.S. Postal Service said in a Jan. 26 filing with the Postal Regulatory Commission. (Read more...)

Editorial Insights

New book ‘The World’s First Postage Stamp’ salutes Holyoake’s grand prix-winning Penny Black exhibit New book ‘The World’s First Postage Stamp’ salutes Holyoake’s grand prix-winning Penny Black exhibit
Alan Holyoake was bitten by the stamp-collecting bug in 2001 — when he was high above the ground, during a flight to Geneva. (Read more...)

Morning Report

The pros of having a pro stand in for you at a stamp auction: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of philately: (Read more...)