World Stamps

10/22/2017

U.N. offers wordy tribute to human rights declaration

A new souvenir sheet from the United Nations Postal Administration includes the full text of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its preamble in English, German and French.

World Stamps

10/21/2017

New Zealand created special seedless version of Grow Your Own stamps

The seed and seedless versions of the souvenir sheet appear similar because an image of the seed paper has been printed on the stamps.

World Stamps

10/20/2017

BIOT language challenge; 'Ford to Kansas 5' cover | Linns.com

Also in the Nov. 6 issue, author Paul Albright notes that the close examination of a cover from his collection.

US Stamps

10/20/2017

2016 certified mail cover serves as artifact of IBM-sponsored mail transit time study

The United States Postal Service, keenly aware of this, regularly measures how quickly first-class letters reach their destination.

US Stamps

10/20/2017

USPS takes a bow at Museum stamp event Oct. 13 in Washington, D.C.

Too many Americans have a “distorted view” of the country’s history, and the USPS hopes to raise awareness of the new museum, and embrace that history.

news

10/20/2017

The Bay Area stamp that's well worth its heavy price tag: Week's Most Read

Also this week, The U.N. released their 2018 stamp program - which is always much anticipated.

US Stamps

10/20/2017

Triangular ad mail provides a glimpse into the past; Bruno Hauptmann

There seem to be few survivors of any given piece, as most of this mail was opened (or not) and then deposited in the nearest trash can.

World Stamps

10/19/2017

Corinphila auction to feature classic Swiss treasures, stamps and postal history from the Luder collection

The stamp on the cover includes the frame around the full design plus a segment of the stamp from the row above.

US Stamps

10/18/2017

This 1913 stamp marking the discovery of the San Francisco Bay is here for the taking

You should be able to find a strictly graded, mint never-hinged example of the 10¢ orange stamp in very fine grade for a bit less than Scott catalog value.

US Stamps

10/17/2017

U.S. Museum commemorative used on mail two weeks early in Arizona

The likelihood that the new stamp would be sold early grew significantly after the U.S. Postal Service announced an issue date and then postponed it.

World Stamps

10/17/2017

United Nations Postal Administration announces its 2018 stamp program

The UNPA 2018 stamp program will begin Jan. 12 with eight $1.15 stamps in the Flag series.

Auctions

10/16/2017

Bennett public auction Oct. 20: U.S. and worldwide

The Oct. 20 Matthew Bennett public auction of U.S. and worldwide material will take place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Boston.

US Stamps

10/16/2017

Editor’s Foreword to Philatelic Foreword; a nod to Linn’s legacy and hobby’s future

We at Amos Media Co. have a solid commitment to the stamp hobby and are determined to create new avenues to expand the hobby.

US Stamps

10/16/2017

‘Beautiful Blooms’ stamp art exhibit opens at National Postal Museum

The collection was started by the U.S. Post Office Department in the 1860s, and is currently on long-term loan to the museum.