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Born Jan. 29: William McKinley Born Jan. 29: William McKinley
Born Jan. 29, 1843, in Niles, Ohio, William McKinley served in the Union Army during the Civil War. (Read more...)

1¢ Bobcat coil variety issued at Aripex show 1¢ Bobcat coil variety to be issued at Aripex show

The third variety of the workhorse definitive will be issued in coils of 10,000, with a 2015 year date positioned in the upper right corner.

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Take in the view of a massive stamp exhibit in Bangalore, India
Check out this tweet from Reuters photojournalist Abishek Chinnappa. (Read more...)

Born Jan. 28: Jackson Pollock Born Jan. 28: Jackson Pollock
The influential abstract artist Jackson Pollock (born Jan. 28, 1912, in Cody, Wyo.) has been honored twice on United States stamps (Read more...)

U.S. Senators want to halt post office closures: Morning Report
Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of philately: (Read more...)

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...)

Post office in Antarctica focus of 'Nature' episode on PBS [VIDEO]
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Stamps and covers emerge from the frozen land of Antarctica Stamps and covers emerge from the frozen land of Antarctica
This article first appeared in the September 2008 issue of Scott Stamp Monthly. (Read more...)

Newfoundland 1-shilling in Eastern Newfoundland 1-shilling in Eastern's Feb. 20-21 auction
A key stamp of 19th-century Newfoundland, the 1857 1-shilling scarlet vermilion (Scott 9), will be offered during Eastern Auction's Feb. 20-21 sale. (Read more...)

Only Carpatho-Ukraine stamp Only Carpatho-Ukraine stamp
Czechoslovakia — Once upon a time, in the Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue there was a stamp-issuing entity named Carpatho-Ukraine with a single stamp listed under it. (Read more...)

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