Articles about postage
An introduction to the magic of collecting postage stamps. Magic related postage stamp images are shown as well as information on the stamp issuers from different countries and the stamps that they have produced. Pure philately magic.
New postage stamps of many shapes including jigsaw postage stamps other unusual shapes in postage. Featured Issuers are Royal Mail and USPS, two of the best postage stamp makers in the world featuring everything from UK Royalty postage to US forever stamps.
Collecting Disney postage stamps is a hobby for young and old philatelists alike. This article outlines some of the stamps, with pictures, that would be good for starting a collection as well as information on cheap stamp albums and making your own album for your collectibles.
Collecting Postage Stamp Sets from different postal issuers such as USPS, Canada Post and Royal Mail. This article gives an insight, with images, of Collecting Postage Stamp Sets From Around The World. Musical stamps, TV stamps and Sunday Funnies postage stamps are featured.
Christmas post featuring Christmas stamps from the USA and Ireland. Including information on how to design you own postage stamp for festive occasions, this article also looks at all things philately related. Good advice on collecting postage stamps for young and old philatelists alike. Superb images of Christmas 2012 stamps from USPS as well as previous years issues.
Canada has been to the forefront when it comes to innovation on postage stamps and commemorating the achievements of Canadians. These innovative stamps from Canada Post feature the BlackBerry, Pacemaker and Electrical inventions from Canada itself. The Permanent Canadian stamp from Canada Post is also featured.
Famous stamp faces. Many famous people have been featured on postage stamps and this article looks at some of those stamps. The choice one's favorite stamp is difficult as there are so many fantastic postal issues available from the likes of USPS, Royal Mail and Canada Post. Sporting postage as well as authors and TV personalities are featured in the article which shows stamp images of famous people within the text.
The postal service of the US or USPS honors Top Choreographers on postage stamps in 2012. The four 2012 stamps honor Bob Fosse, José Limón, Katherine Dunham and Isadora Duncan all of whom were famous dancers and choreographers of their era. Images of all four 2012 postage stamps are shown along with brief bios of the dance stars who were honored.
The Commemorative postage stamps of women, famous around the world for their achievements are shown in the article. Postage stamps of famous women images are shown and Postage stamps images of Pulitzer Prize Winners, politicians and religious folk as well as information on famous women depicted on English, Irish, Indian and US postage stamps.
Great Britain stamps have dictated the way the world's stamp issuers produce their postage stamps. This is still evident today and the latest adventure from Royal Mail is to produce new stamps within 24 hours. This is to celebrate the Olympic Games in London and each stamp will be issued within 1 day of a British Gold Medal winning performance in 2012.
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Books are rarely featured on postage stamps but this article looks at some famous books that have made the big time in philately circles. Stamp collectors will love these stamp books featured by USPS and Royal mail. Beautifully illustrated postage stamps are shown, some by the book author themselves. The stamps as well as the books are classics.
A general introduction to postage stamp collecting and to get kids interested in this wonderful hobby. This article suggests ways in which children can develop this very interesting hobby of philately at relatively little cost as stamp collecting is one of the cheapest hobbies for kids today.
DC Comics and the USPS have, in a joint venture, produced a set of 20 Superhero postage stamps. The old favorites like Batman and Superman are stamped with Wonder Woman and Supergirl representing the fairer sex on postage stamps. In all, 10 superheroes are presented alongside 10 more commemorative stamps of DC comic book covers of The Flash, Green Lantern and several other icons from the DC Universe. Comics book collectors will love them as too will stamp enthusiasts throughout the globe.
The US postal service honors 10 Twentieth-Century Poets by issuing a stamp of each poet. Many famous people are commemorated on stamps and now the USPS honors 10 Top Poets on postage stamps. These US Postage forever stamps, issued in 2012 celebrate the works of America's greatest poets. These elite poets are each remembered by having a postage stamp honoring their life and achievements. They join the ranks of famous faces that have appeared on US postal stamps.
States Celebrating Centenaries in 2012 will have USPS postage stamps issued in celebration of the milestones reached. Featured are the Louisiana Statehood Postage Stamp, Arizona Statehood Postage Stamp and the New Mexico Statehood Postage Stamp all of which will be issued in 2012.
Top UK Fashion Designers are shown on beautiful stamps showing examples of the designer's work. The very Best of British fashion has been featured by Royal Mail and includes images of creations by Vivienne Westwood and Zandra Rhodes. In all, ten Great British Fashion Gurus have been chosen to be represented among the elite designers in the fashion world. Iconic images of each designer are shown.
Information on Royal Mail, the UK's postal service with images of some of the stamps issued in Great Britain, including Royal Wedding stamps. Great Britain stamps have a significant place in the world of philately and this article outlines what makes British postage stamps so collectible.