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Hi, I'm Min and have been collecting on and off since I was a child. I loved my first stamp album. It was my mums from when she was a child.  Anyway...... I was given a collection of stamps last year and after many attempts of trying to catalogue them I ha
Minnxbliss · 543 days ago

Samuel Gompers was born in London, England in 1850.  At the age of 10 he was sent to work as a cigar maker apprentice to help out his impoverished family.In 1863 the Gompers' immigrated to the US and settled into Manhattan's Lower East Side.  For the first
alynstampcollector · 553 days ago

Every once in a while I look through my collection and I just wonder at the shape of some postage stamps.  Well here are a few. 
alynstampcollector · 556 days ago

One of my favourite stamps is the 1898 issue from Canada to celebrate Imperial Penny Postage.  I like the simplicity of design and the use of colour.  As a student of history and a monarchist I love the tag line at the bottom of the stamp.
alynstampcollector · 565 days ago

These stamps depict the 2nd century stature of the "Winged Victory of Samothrace". They were issued in 1937 but only available in Museums around France. This particular pair are on a card from the Louvre in Paris and post marked 16th October 1937. The muse
GibChris · 973 days ago

Santa's Here! With my white beard grown to a bushy 2.5 to 3 inches in length, a good number of our local young children are delighted to confirm that the real Father Christmas is to be found 3 or 4 days after Christmas, on holiday after all the exertions o
Theotoo · 1191 days ago

A Winter Wonderland. One of my cherished photographs is of my firstborn daughter standing with red hands beside our huge snowman complete with his hat, scarf and carrot nose. Over 30 years ago, I and my family were delighted with the story book of Raymond
Theotoo · 1192 days ago

Follow The Star. For me the best Christmas stamp issues tell something of the biblical story of Christmas. This is certainly true of Gibraltar's 2007 issue. There are the porcelain figures of Jesus, Mary and Joseph as well as the three Kings. Together with
Theotoo · 1199 days ago

My stamp collection lot of old, difficult to find in the publication . would you like to help me, how to do. some of them without post office stamp (signet)
Deslinda · 1200 days ago

Gibraltar's Porcelain Nativity My Christmas is never complete without some part of Church or Home, or preferably both, having a Nativity scene on display. This represents Jesus's birth in the stable at Bethlehem with figures representing the Holy Family, t
Theotoo · 1201 days ago
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