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New U.N. definitive stamps to feature abstract designs
The United Nations Postal Administration will issue six definitive stamps June 6, two each for the U.N. post offices at U.N. buildings in the United States, Switzerland and Austria.
Censored domestic mail and the secret Manhattan Project
Why would a domestic letter within the continental United States be censored?
Latest upright Jenny Invert pane found in Virginia; tally at 18
A new find of the intentionally created upright variety of the United States $2 Jenny Invert pane surfaced recently in Virginia.
Two Hot Rods forever stamps debut June 6 in York, Pa.
Two classic hot rods will debut on new forever stamps to be issued June 6 in York, Pa.
First-day cover collectors have a language that’s all their own
Just like mainstream stamp collecting, first-day cover collecting has its own jargon. This is particularly true in the United States, where U.S. Postal Service guidelines allow more latitude for creating FDCs than collectors find in other countries.
Uruguayan federation addresses the Brasiliana controversy
The front page of the Dec. 23, 2013,
Linn’s Stamp News
included the article “Controversy erupts over Brasiliana 2013 results” written by
editor Charles Snee.
1939-44 Poland — issued under German occupation
1939 surcharged German stamps
The Scott editorial staff is dedicated to the relentless pursuit of perfection
The Scott catalogs are published each year during an eight-month cycle that begins in April, with Vol. 1 of the
Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue
Canada’s four issues of the late Victoria era featured in second Brigham collection auction
Part II of the Brigham collection of Canada will be offered at auction June 6-7 at the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel and Suites, 5875 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, a Toronto suburb.
Brody receives Lichtenstein memorial award
The Collectors Club bestowed its 2014 Alfred F. Lichtenstein memorial award for outstanding service to philately on Roger S. Brody during its annual awards dinner May 7 in New York.
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