insightsMissionary mail, recent stamps document life in exotic places
August 27, 2012 11:02 AMPeople who traveled the world and lived in exotic places generated some of the most interesting covers that today reside in our collections. Sailors, military, adventurers and, yes, missionaries have made tremendous contributions to our stamp and cover collections.
insightsHow developing business technology impacted mail and stamps
August 13, 2012 11:15 AMToday's business is based in bits, bytes, web sites and e-mails. I certainly receive far more e-mails on a daily basis than I ever received letters delivered to my home by a smiling, sometimes freezing and sometimes sweltering mail carrier.