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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

Missing Children stamped envelope May 18 Missing Children stamped envelope May 18
The United States Postal Service will issue a new Forget-Me-Not Missing Children stamped envelope May 18 in Anaheim, Calif. (Read more...)

U.S. Stamps and Postal History

Story of influential cover artist Dorothy Knapp told in new biography Story of influential cover artist Dorothy Knapp told in new biography
The following is a press release from Douglas Weisz: (Read more...)

On This Date

Born April 1: Lon Chaney Born April 1: Lon Chaney
Stage and screen actor Leonidas Frank "Lon" Chaney was born April 1, 1883, in Colorado Springs, Colo (Read more...)

Stamp Market Insights

Two examples of rare rare rotary press sheet waste stamps sold in separate auctions Two examples of rare rotary press sheet waste stamps sold in separate auctions
The firm of Matthew Bennett sold the Michael Bakwin collection of used United States stamps from 1847 to 1947 on Feb. 25 in New York. (Read more...)

International Stamps and Postal History

Start a new stamp collection with “Hello” Start a new stamp collection with “Hello”
Hello is often the beginning of a conversation, and it also can be the start of a small topical collection. (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

Stamp Hobby Views: Changes in plate number collecting over the past 120 years Stamp Hobby Views: Changes in plate number collecting over the past 120 years
In 1894, when the Bureau of Engraving and Printing took over the printing of United States stamps, each plate employed was designated by a numeral printed in the margin paper (or selvage). (Read more...)

Morning Report

April Fool April Fool's Day means Royal Mail's comedy stamps are out: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting. (Read more...)