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2020 Canada Stamp Program

Feb 27, 2020, 11 AM
Canada Post's Spring Flowers permanent-rate stamps issued March 2 feature dahlias.

Jan. 13, From Far and Wide/Part 3. Five nondenominated permanent-rate (92¢) stamps in booklets of 10 and coils of 100 and 5,000: Abraham Lake, Athabasca Sand Dunes Provincial Park, Herschel Island-Qikiqtaruk Territorial Park, French River and Iles de la Madeleine; coils of 50 $1.07 Carcajou Falls; separate booklets of six and coils of 50: $1.30 Kootenay National Park, $1.94 Swallowtail Lighthouse, Grand Manan Island, and $2.71 Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Island; souvenir sheet, contains all nine stamps se-tenant. Linn’s, Feb. 3, page 10.

Jan. 17, Year of the Rat. Single nondenominated permanent-rate (92¢) stamp in a pane of 25 and booklet of 10, one $2.71 stamp in booklets of six and souvenir sheet of one; souvenir sheet with $2.71 stamp and $2.65 Year of the Pig stamp from 2018 (Year of the Pig stamp Scott 3162); and two nondenominated ($2.71) international rate postal cards. Linn’s, Feb. 10, page 14.

Jan. 24, Black History Month/Colored Hockey Championship. Nondenominated permanent-rate (92¢) stamp in booklet of 10. Linn’s, Feb. 10, page 1.

*March 2, Dahlias. Two nondenominated (92¢) permanent-rate stamps in booklets of 10 and coils of 50 and souvenir sheet of two. Linn’s, March 2, page 12.

April 24, Eid.

April 29, Victory in Europe 75th Anniversary.

May 7, The Group of Seven 100th Anniversary. Seven stamp showing paintings by these landscape artists.

May 20, History of Radio in Canada. Single stamp.

Spring, Canadian Ballet Legends. Two stamps.

*June 30, Vintage Travel Posters.

Fall, Canada Post Community Foundation. Semipostal stamp.

Fall, Medical Groundbreakers. Five stamps.

Fall, Diwali.

Fall, Mary Riter Hamilton. Stamp showing one of Hamilton’s World War I paintings.

Fall, Christmas/Folk Art of Maud Lewis. Fall, Christmas/Nativity.

Fall, Hanukkah.

?, Canada’s First Nations, Inuit and Metis.

*Asterisks precede entries with new or changed information. New/changed information is presented in bold italics. Details of each issue listed in this program are given in the cited issues of Linn’s. Stamps are self-adhesive unless otherwise noted.

PURCHASING CANADIAN STAMPS

Canadian stamps and first-day covers are available at the Canada Post website (www.canadapost.ca), and by mail order from Canada Post Customer Service, Box 90022, 2701 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON K1V 1J8 Canada; or by telephone from the United States or Canada at 800-565-4362, and from other countries at 902-863-6550. Canada’s stamps and stamp products also are available from many new-issue stamp dealers, and from Canada Post’s agent in the United States: Interpost, Box 400, Hewlett, NY 11557 


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