International Stamps and Postal History

The 1,000th stamp from Croatia; Swiss stamp has skin texture The 1,000th stamp from Croatia; Swiss stamp has skin texture
A new stamp from Croatia celebrates the fact that this is the 1,000th stamp issued by Hrvatska Posta, which translates to Croatian Post. (Read more...)

Monaco salutes Automobile Club of Monaco Monaco salutes Automobile Club of Monaco
Monaco will issue a souvenir sheet with four 1.25 stamps June 25 to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the Automobile Club of Monaco (Read more...)

Stamps Down Under: Australia’s first postal issues were not even postage stamps Stamps Down Under: Australia’s first postal issues were not even postage stamps
Australia and the United States are on opposite sides of the globe, but both nations share similarities from a historical perspective. (Read more...)

British stamps remember the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo British stamps remember the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo
Great Britain’s Royal Mail will issue 10 stamps June 18 to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. (Read more...)

Stamps from Thailand Post to help victims of Nepal earthquake Stamps from Thailand Post to help victims of Nepal earthquake
Thailand Post issued a pane of stamps May 8 to help raise money for victims of the April 25 earthquake in Nepal (Read more...)

The Stamp: A new philatelic mystery novel The Stamp: A new philatelic mystery novel
The following is a press release from the author of a new philatelic mystery novel. (Read more...)

BVI Philatelic Society president has a big weekend in Denver BVI Philatelic Society president has a big weekend in Denver
The following is a release from the British Virgin Islands Philatelic Society: (Read more...)

Israel features Cyrus Declaration, several nations honor Magna Carta Israel features Cyrus Declaration, several nations honor Magna Carta
Recent stamps commemorate two historic charters: the Cyrus Declaration of 538 B.C. and the Magna Carta of A.D. 1215. (Read more...)

Jersey Post to honor NatWest Island Games Jersey Post to honor NatWest Island Games
Jersey Post has announced two stamp issues for June: the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta on June 15 and the NatWest Island Games XVI on June 27. (Read more...)

Quote from U.S. Bill of Rights on new British stamp Quote from U.S. Bill of Rights on new British stamp
Words from the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution are inscribed on a stamp to be issued June 2 by Great Britain’s Royal Mail. (Read more...)

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