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Date Created

Date Updated

Nature of Update

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

08/11/2017

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/08/2017

Added new version of 059 = 059a

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

07/04/2017

NEW FIND?: "5" small numeral?

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

06/29/2017

NEW FIND: "5" large numeral TYPE 4!

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

06/24/2017

Major revisions - Added NEW FINDs - New varieties of 5 large and 6 large!

... Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

06/24/2017

Added NEW FINDs - Santa Cruz - Casilda 1912 50c with control; Casilda 1911 entire set with control

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/24/2017

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

06/12/2017

Added NEW FIND - "4" large numeral with "1/2"

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/11/2017

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

06/06/2017

Added new versions of 121, 122, 123

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

06/04/2017

Added 53, 62, 81, 86 plus lots of new images, especially to #74

... Advertising Covers of the Longman & Martinez Paint Co. - some fascinating multicolor turn-of-the-century advertising covers

4/12/2001

4/22/2017

Added latest news about the L&M factory in Brooklyn.

... Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

04/11/2017

Added NEW FINDs - Federal issue, 1961 & 1962, $500

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

02/27/2017

Added NEW FIND - "1" large numeral!

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

02/27/2017

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

01/18/2017

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

12/26/2016

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

12/21/2016

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

12/20/2016

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

11/07/2016

Multiple updates - all detailed on the UPDATE HISTORY page for that section - CLICK HERE.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

10/03/2016

Updates to these pages:
1912 Stockholm - corrected listings for 1912-15 and 1912-16;
updated text for 1912-x1;
1936 Berlin - added 1936-x25;
1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen - added 1936-W-x9;
1940 Tokyo - added and renumbered Japanese matchbox labels mbl-j01 thru j62;
CREATED UPDATE HISTORY PAGE

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

09/26/2016

Updates to these pages - 1956 - added 1956-x21-24 decals; Decals page - added 1956-x21-24 decals; added 1966-x2

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

09/24/2016

Updates to these pages - Mysteries; Solved Mysteries; 1900 - added 2nd image; 1932S - added images for 1932-12 and 13, added image for full sheet of 1932-36, added new items 1932-x17 and x18; 1932W - added new item 1932W-x2; 1936S - added images to 1936-27 added new item 1936-x24 (see 1936-56 to 67); 1936W - added images and discussion for labels 1 & 2 - new numbers z1 a thru e and z2 a and b, added new item 1936-W-x8; 1940W2 (Helsinki) - added US Fund Labels; 1948S - added images to 1948-6, 7, and 8, added new items myst-26 and x4; 1952S - added KARHU (bear) labels; 1956S1 (Melbourne) - added images and text to 1956-1, 1a; added images to 1956-08, added text to 1956-31 to 34; 1956S2 (Stockholm) - added text to x2; 1960S - added x26 and x27 - WHEW!

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

07/19/2016

Added two new items to 1956 Stockholm page - x1 and x2

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

07/16/2016

Added D. TSOLACOS vignettes to 1906 page. Additions to Decals, 1960 Summer, 1956 Summer, 1956 Winter, 1952 Summer, Solved Mysteries

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/28/2016

Added three new pages: 1960 Rome and Squaw Valley, and US Olympic Shield Decals

... G2 All the US non-denominated stamps

8/5/2001

06/07/2016

Revised Semi-postals section

... USPS Semipostals

02/14/2006

06/07/2016

Revised statistics

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/06/2016

Many additions to many pages - look around.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

05/22/2016

Major additions to 1936-Berlin (Thanks to Philippe Pavard) - Minor additions to many other pages - look around.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

04/24/2016

More additions - 1912, 1924, 1932, 1936, 1952, 1956. Added new page "STILL MISSING"

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

04/15/2016

Major additions - most pages have changed - thanks to Philippe Pavard and Worthpoint!.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

04/01/2016

Additions to 1906, 1920, 1928S, 1932S, 1940 Helsinki, 1948S and 1948W.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/25/2016

Four of the UNSOLVED MYSTERIES solved! - see 1936 and 1952 pages.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/23/2016

Added 1936-69 image and four others from the set of 90(!)

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

03/22/2016

Added notes from ebay sellers

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/21/2016

Lots of updates. Sorry, too many to enumerate. Check all pages, especially UNSOLVED MYSTERIES.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/15/2016

Added new pages - ACKNOWLEDGMENTS and PARIS 1924 POST CARDS, also lots of minor updates on many pages.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/13/2016

Added new page UNSOLVED MYSTERIES, also lots of matchbox labels to 1952 Helsinki page.

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/13/2016

Added new images to 1956 Melbourne page - 1956-17 and 18-20!

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/13/2016

Added new images to 1932 page - courtesy of Steve Payne - thanks! Also updates to 1894 and 1896

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

03/10/2016

Added new images to 1906, 1908, 1920, and 1924 pages - courtesy of Steve Payne - thanks!

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

02/10/2016

Added notes from ebay seller and new scan

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

02/04/2016

Added "12" and non-denominated - new finds!

... Cinderellas - Chicago International Live Stock Expo
A page about the series of labels issued from about 1909 to 1959 to advertise the Chicago International Live Stock Exposition

02/26/2007

02/04/2016

Added postcards and multiples

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

08/24/2015

Added new finds to 1928 page - courtesy of Peter CA de Jong - thanks!

Esperanto on Poster Stamps

05/25/2014

08/24/2015

Added to the International Congresses page - Thanks Don Santos!

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

08/03/2015

Added 1956-x7 to Melbourne page - courtesy of Noel Almeida

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

07/28/2015

Additions to 1928 and 1936 pages - courtesy of Peter C.A. de Jong

P is for PPIE - Poster stamps of the PPIE - Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915

06/30/2015

07/10/2015

Added material from Steven Greiczek

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

07/10/2015

Additions to 1928 Amsterdam page - courtesy of Peter C.A. de Jong

P is for PPIE - Poster stamps of the PPIE - Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915

06/30/2015

06/30/2015

Creation

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/27/2015

Added 08h to 1956 Melbourne page - courtesy of Noel Almeida

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

06/27/2015

Added color images to 1928 Amsterdam Summer page - courtesy of Peter C.A. de Jong

... Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

06/19/2015

Added new section for Newark 250th, added stamp for Louisville Auto Show, reformatted a bit

... Chemical Industries Expo - Poster stamps issued since 1915 to advertise what is now called Chem Show.

5/24/2004

06/19/2015

Added stamp for 1953

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

02/22/2015

Additions to 1936 Berlin Summer & Winter pages - courtesy of Bob Stockel

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

01/30/2015

Additions to 1956 Melbourne page - courtesy of Noel Almeida

... Cinderellas: Mrs. Stewart's Bluing
A page about the souvenir sheets of stamps created to advertise Mrs. Stewart's Bluing.

01/27/2007

01/03/2015

added section on covers at the bottom

... Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

12/10/2014

Added "15" - new find!

... Cinderellas - Poster Stamp Bulletin
Index to online scans of 85(!) of the 92 issues of the Poster Stamp Bulletin of the National Poster Stamp Society, 1936 to 1951

11/10/2011

11/20/2014

Added nine more - seven to go!

... Poster Stamps and Postcards of the Bugra - Leipzig, 1914
A page about ephemera related to the Leipzig International Exhibition for the Book Trades and Graphic Arts, May to October, 1914

07/11/2010

09/10/2014

Added black border AUSSTELLER poster stamp, revised poster stamp text

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

08/19/2014

Additions to 1956 Melbourne page - courtesy of Noel Almeida

... Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

08/02/2014

Additions to 1956 Melbourne page

... F G Cooper - Classic American Poster Stamps of Fred G Cooper

07/05/2014

07/24/2014

Added xmas stamp to Intro page - Thanks Zavier!

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/23/2014

Added #83, third #170(Szyk) and second #172 (Szyk) !!!

... Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

07/23/2014

Added CPS 1943 and 1949! Plus 1936 Jubilee program.

F G Cooper - Classic American Poster Stamps of Fred G Cooper

07/05/2014

07/05/2014

Publication

Blogger Frank - Classic German Poster Stamps
Resurrection of a blog (not mine) from 2009

06/17/2014

06/17/2014

Publication

... Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

06/11/2014

Added Mike Nichols images for CPS overprints

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

06/10/2014

Added #127, 151, 173, AND 182!

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

06/05/2014

Added NEW FIND - Federal issue, 1960, $200

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

06/02/2014

Added #117!

Esperanto on Poster Stamps

1/20/2003

06/02/2014

CREATION

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

05/27/2014

Added image to #51!

Trains on Postal Stationery of Great Britain

1/20/2003

05/20/2014

Added links to pages about Penny Post Jubilee items

Trains on Cinderellas
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

10/17/2002

02/09/2014

Corrected error - Danish steamship stamp

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

01/16/2014

Added NEW FIND - Federal issue, 1967, $100

Renegade!

07/31/2013

07/31/2013

CREATION

July meeting of the SFCC

07/31/2013

07/31/2013

CREATION

... Cinderellas - Poster Stamp Bulletin
Index to online scans of 76 of the 92 issues of the Poster Stamp Bulletin of the National Poster Stamp Society, 1936 to 1951

11/10/2011

07/29/2013

Added Vol 2 #1 and Vol 5 #6!

Poster Stamps and Labels of the Olympic Games
Souvenir stamps created for the modern Olympic Games

07/27/2013

07/27/2013

Creation

Souvenir Envelopes and Cancels of the Celebrate the Century Express
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

11/14/2004

07/11/2013

Added some covers and images of cancels

... G2 All the US non-denominated stamps

8/5/2001

07/11/2013

Revised Semi-postals section

... USPS Semipostals

02/14/2006

07/11/2013

Revised statistics

... Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

07/11/2013

Added some images and some possibles

... Chemical Industries Expo - Poster stamps issued since 1915 to advertise what is now called Chem Show.

5/24/2004

07/11/2013

Added stamps for several years, cleaned up

... Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

07/11/2013

Added some new years for POWER AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING section

... Porte Timbres - Labels used mainly in Europe for patriotic and other advertising

10/27/2005

07/11/2013

Added German and Esperanto examples

... Poster Stamps and Postcards of the Bugra - Leipzig, 1914
A page about ephemera related to the Leipzig International Exhibition for the Book Trades and Graphic Arts, May to October, 1914

07/11/2010

07/11/2013

Added variations of postcards #2 and #3

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/11/2013

Added #71, 2nd #147, and #180(?). Added images to 51, 80, and 175

... ENTIRE WEBSITE! ...

01/01/2000

07/11/2013

Resurrected website as alphabetilately.org - Alphabetilately lives!

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

04/06/2012

Added #178

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

03/31/2012

Added NEW FINDS - Federal issue, 1957

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

02/18/2012

Added image of Formosa 1922-23 20c olive.
Added Santa Fe 40P 1896 stamped paper
Added Santa Fe 1896 DOCUMENTO and SOLICITUD sections.

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/18/2011

Added second #170

... G2 All the US non-denominated stamps

8/5/2001

11/16/2011

Added new semi-postal (Endangered Species)

... USPS Semipostals

02/14/2006

11/16/2011

Added new semi-postal (Endangered Species)

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/16/2011

Added #188

... Cinderellas - Poster Stamp Bulletin
Index to online scans of 74 of the 92 issues of the Poster Stamp Bulletin of the National Poster Stamp Society, 1936 to 1951

11/10/2011

11/10/2011

CREATION

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/10/2011

Major overhaul - added #100 plus lots of images

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

08/19/2011

Added #72

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

08/09/2011

Added #189 and some new images

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

08/05/2011

Added #126 and some other images

What was the first setenant world-wide?

12/07/2004

07/19/2011

Added Providence Provisionals

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/18/2011

Added #088, #118 and some other images

RUND UM DIE WELT
Poster Stamps depicting a round-the-world voyage circa 1900

04/09/2011

04/09/2011

CREATION

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

02/17/2011

Added #85

Swedish Industries Fair - Poster stamps issued from 1918 through 1968 for a Swedish trade fair.

6/18/2000

2/16/2011

Added missing images for 1925 and 1926, and new stamp for 1951

... Cinderellas - Chicago International Live Stock Expo
A page about the series of labels issued from about 1909 to 1959 to advertise the Chicago International Live Stock Exposition

02/26/2007

09/30/2010

Added stamp for 1924 and a few new images of related ephemera

Poster Stamps and Postcards of the Bugra - Leipzig, 1914
A set of pages about ephemera related to the Leipzig International Exhibition for the Book Trades and Graphic Arts, May to October, 1914

07/11/2010

09/12/2010

Added postcards and text contributed by GŁnter Clemens of Leipzig

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

08/04/2010

Added #179

Poster Stamps and Postcards of the Bugra - Leipzig, 1914
A set of pages about ephemera related to the Leipzig International Exhibition for the Book Trades and Graphic Arts, May to October, 1914

07/11/2010

07/17/2010

Added some postcards, revised some text

Poster Stamps and Postcards of the Bugra - Leipzig, 1914
A set of pages about ephemera related to the Leipzig International Exhibition for the Book Trades and Graphic Arts, May to October, 1914

07/11/2010

07/11/2010

Creation

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

02/19/2010

Added #113

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

02/16/2010

Added #141

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

02/09/2010

Added a couple of images

Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

02/08/2010

Added F. G. Cooper designs for AEG.

WIPA 1933 - Cinderellas issued at the 1933 Vienna Philatelic Exhibition

6/15/2002

2/08/2010

Added images of November, 1931 cover, and links to 3rd prospectus excerpts.

WIPA 1881 and 1933
text from folder for Black Print of WIPA-2000 souvenir sheet

01/09/2005

02/08/2010

Added images for 1881 and 1890, corrected text

G2 All the US non-denominated stamps

8/5/2001

01/15/2010

Added Postal Stationery

G2 ALL the US non-denominated stamps -
AND the most popular page of this web site!

8/5/2001

12/31/2009

Added a few, re-organized

... An Electric Alphabet - Images of all the stamps I own from a 1913 set of New York Edison alphabet stamps promoting electricity.

2/23/2008

12/14/2009

Added some new acquisitions

Name That Stamp! - A page devoted to identifying mysterious philatelic objects

01/15/2007

12/11/2009

Added item number 2

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

12/07/2009

Added 130 and 131, plus images of #87, 101, and 162 (thanks to rogbon)

... Cinderellas - Chicago International Live Stock Expo
A page about the series of labels issued from about 1909 to 1959 to advertise the Chicago International Live Stock Exposition

02/26/2007

11/16/2009

Added images of related ephemera

... Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/16/2009

Added image of #93 (thanks to rogbon)

... Trains on US stamps - Locals and Expresses
... Trains on postal stationery - USA
... Trains on postal stationery - Mexico

various

11/13/2009

Updated Wells Fargo listings (new images and text, added references to Mosher and Berthold)

... What was the first setenant world-wide?

12/07/2004

11/11/2009

Added St Louis Bears

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/11/2009

Added 134 and 183 (thanks to rogbon)

... Trains on US stamps - Locals and Expresses

4/21/2001

10/28/2009

Updated Wells Fargo and other express listings, added references to Mosher

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

10/22/2009

Added or revised 54,56,57,75,77,79,84,87,115,163,184 (all thanks to rogbon)

Batum and Its Stamps - The postal History of Batum, by Yann Lovelock

3/12/2002

9/29/2009

Added scans of authentic stamps.

My father's 95th birthday party

9/03/2009

9/04/2009

Creation

Zine Fest 2009

8/23/2009

8/23/2009

Creation

Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

08/23/2009

Added two more of the Power & Mech Eng. series - 1944 & 1948.

Chemical Industries Expo - Poster stamps issued since 1915 to advertise what is now called Chem Show.

5/24/2004

8/23/2009

Added 1947

Demolition of the Cowell Smokestack

6/26/2009

6/29/2009

Added second animation

... An Electric Alphabet - Images of all the stamps I own from a 1913 set of New York Edison alphabet stamps promoting electricity.

2/23/2008

5/27/2009

Added some new acquisitions

... Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

05/12/2009

Credited F G Cooper for the New York Edison set.

Z is for Zeppelin Post

5/1/2000

12/28/2008

Added link to eZEP.de

... Trains on Postal Stationery - listings
A set of pages with scans and text descriptions of all the rail philatelic postal stationery I know of

1/13/2003

12/28/2008

New page for Slovakia

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/22/2008

Added #89

Alphabetilately at the National Postal Museum

10/09/2008

10/09/2008

Creation

WIPA 1933 - Cinderellas issued at the 1933 Vienna Philatelic Exhibition

6/15/2002

8/24/2008

Added text about indicia on postal stationery - printed at WIPA 33

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

08/02/2008

Revised Avellaneda section and added new images

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/24/2008

Added #120 and text for #59

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society Labels
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

07/24/2008

Added #59 and images for 94 and 162

WIPA COVER
with very early use of 1933 label

6/29/2008

7/22/2008

Questions about 1932 cover answered!

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

07/18/2008

Added 1946 1P Formosa stamp

WIPA COVER
with very early use of 1933 label

6/29/2008

6/29/2008

Questions about a 1932 cover sent from Germany to the USA

WIPA 1933 - Cinderellas issued at the 1933 Vienna Philatelic Exhibition

6/15/2002

6/29/2008

Added scans of new cover postmarked January 1932

MYSTERY COVER

6/25/2008

6/25/2008

Questions about an 1865 cover sent from England to the USA

A is for Advertising cover

5/1/2000

06/07/2003

Revised Porte Timbre section, added Foreign Advertising Collars

... A is for Advertising cover - More Advertising Collars

1/25/2003

06/07/2008

Revised Porte Timbre section, added Foreign Advertising Collars

... Foreign Advertising Collars

06/07/2008

06/07/2008

Creation

... Porte Timbres - Labels used mainly in Europe for patriotic and other advertising

10/27/2005

06/07/2008

Revised text

Stamp Collars and Porte Timbres - Labels used mainly in Europe for patriotic and charitable advertising

10/27/2005

05/18/2008

Added examples of used collars at top of page, and Russian collars at bottom

M is for Mulready envelopes

5/1/2000

04/14/2008

Added images of contents of APS 1912 envelope, bottom of page 2

W is for War

5/1/2000

4/14/2008

Added Iwo Jima block, middle of page 2

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland - Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

03/02/2008

Added image of second Caledonian RR sugar stamp

An Electric Alphabet - Images of all the stamps I own from a 1913 set of New York Edison alphabet stamps promoting electricity.

2/23/2008

2/23/2008

Creation

Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

02/23/2008

Added new information about New York Edison set.

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland - Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

01/27/2008

Added images and details for several lines

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

01/27/2008

Minor revision to Formosa text

Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

12/07/2007

New find from Mike Nichols! 1946 APS/CPS card

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

11/03/2007

Added #106

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of the World
Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

10/29/2007

Added details about Iraq Railway, links to AP article

Trains on Cinderellas
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

10/17/2002

10/27/2007

Added Guatemala essay

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of the World
Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

10/27/2007

Added more examples of Japanese parcel stamps

The Perforator, November 15, 1904
Scans of a philatelic journal from a century ago

10/20/2007

10/20/2007

Creation

Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

10/13/2007

Added new New York Edison set.

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

10/12/2007

Added Formosa 1934-35 and Santa Cruz Austral

A is for AMG Stamps - A brief introduction to the fascinating field of post-WWII Allied Military Government stamps

11/23/2001

07/23/2007

Added section on German postal cards

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

06/30/2007

Added images of brown versions of 121-123

Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

06/25/2007

Another possible from Mike Nichols

A is for Airgraph
A page about Great Britain's Airgraph Service during WWII

05/14/2007

05/18/2007

CREATION

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A new page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

05/08/2007

Another version of 77, unnumbered Denver sheet

V is for V-mail

5/1/2000

5/4/2007

Major revision of text to explain process in more detail

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A new page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

04/17/2007

Added 2nd version of 144

G2 All the US non-denominated stamps

8/5/2001

04/11/2007

Added 41¢ rate-change (Forever) stamp and discussion of new First-Class structure, with full table of new rates

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A new page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

04/09/2007

swapped 87 and 101

I is for Invert Error

5/1/2000

3/24/2007

Added Pollock story about B.G. 1¢ magenta

H is for Handstamp

5/1/2000

3/24/2007

Rewrote opening section, added "Rural Carrier's Cancel" and "legal cancel", added Pollock story to Byrd covers section

My Trip To Ukraine, October, 1999 - A trip I took with my dad

03/22/2007

03/22/2007

Initial publication

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

03/14/2007

Moved 1960 $400 Federal entry from Group 1 to Group 2

Cinderellas - Chicago International Live Stock Expo
A new page about the series of labels issued from about 1909 to 1959 to advertise the Chicago International Live Stock Exposition

02/26/2007

02/26/2007

Creation

Cinderellas - National Poster Stamp Society
A new page about the series of labels issued in the 1930's and 40's with the approval of the National Poster Stamp Society, including many issued by dealer Frederick H. Dietz

02/22/2007

02/22/2007

Creation

S is for Stamp Box

02/20/2007

02/20/2007

Creation - a new page about Antique Stamp Boxes and Stamp Cases

What was the first setenant world-wide?

12/04/2004

02/15/2007

Added Italy C48-C49, reformatted and cleaned up in general

Cinderellas: Mrs. Stewart's Bluing

01/27/2007

02/13/2007

A new page about the souvenir sheets of stamps created to advertise Mrs. Stewart's Bluing. - 2/13 - added two more images

Belgium: Railway Stamps

01/22/2007

01/22/2007

An extensive new sub-site displaying all of the rail-themed stamps issued by Belgium

Name That Stamp!

01/15/2007

01/15/2007

Creation

Advertising Covers of the Longman & Martinez Paint Company

04/12/2001

01/14/2007

Added correpondence about Longman family, and history of L&M Paints

WIPA 1933 - Cinderellas issued at the 1933 Vienna Philatelic Exhibition

6/15/2002

10/17/2006

Major Find! Full sheet of the Transport Stamps!

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of the World
Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

04/28/2006

Further revision of New Zealand section

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Catalogue

01/06/2005

04/12/2006

Added new image of 1938-42 stamp of Formosa

Knapp FDC's - FDC's of Dorothy Knapp, my favorite FDC maker of the 30's and 40's

6/18/2000

03/02/2006

Added more trains, and some varieties

W is for War

5/1/2000

3/1/2006

Added links about Sanitary Commission

USPS Semipostals

02/14/2006

02/14/2006

CREATION

ALL the nondenominated stamps issued by the USPS

08/05/2001

02/14/2006

Added latest USPS rate-change stamps.

Stamp Collars and Porte Timbres - Labels used mainly in Europe for patriotic and charitable advertising

10/27/2005

10/27/2005

Creation

Sokol Postcards - A display of postcards issued in conjunction with Czech Sokol events

10/25/2005

07/09/2006

Creation

B is for Bisect

5/1/2000

8/27/2005

Added exchange about 1932 bisect

Mysterious Bicycle Stamp -
A set of Cinderellas depicting a bicycle - what were they for?

07/27/2005

07/27/2005

CREATION

Trains on US stamps - page 5c - 1980
Scott 1742 - Is it rail-related?

11/30/2004

03/04/2005

Added comments from Texas reader

Trains on Postal Stationery - listings
A set of pages with scans and text descriptions of all the rail philatelic postal stationery I know of, with over a hundred countries listed now!

1/13/2003

01/19/2005

New pages for Jersey, Bohemia and Moravia, Danzig, Greece, Netherlands Indies, Yugoslavia, Luxembourg, Moldova, Ruanda-Urundi, Paraguay, Rhodesia - Recent additions to New Zealand, Spain, Italy, Bulgaria, Belgium (publibels), Germany, Canada, Czechoslovakia, PRC, Russia, Australia, France, Bolivia, Peru, German East Africa, Mozambique, Switzerland

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland - Examples and information about all the ones with trains

12/04/2004

01/18/2005

Added many images - now a complete listing

WIPA 1881 and 1933
text from folder for Black Print of WIPA-2000 souvenir sheet

01/09/2005

01/09/2005

NEW

WIPA 1933 - Cinderellas issued at the 1933 Vienna Philatelic Exhibition

6/15/2002

01/09/2005

Added and revised

Trains on Argentine Revenues - Dispatcher article

12/12/2004

01/06/2005

Revised text, split catalogue into separate page

American Railroad Journal - 12/21/1833
A set of pages with scans of a 16-page issue of this early Railroad publication

12/30/2004

12/30/2004

NEW

Zeppelins on Poster Stamps

2/25/2001

12/24/2004

Added new material and revamped format completely

G is for G Stamp
... OR ALL the nondenominated stamps issued by the USPS

6/18/2000

12/14/2004

Added correction about GB Greetings stamps, new information about other foreign non-denom issues.

Why All Railway Parcel Stamps (including Belgium's) are Cinderellas

12/04/2004

12/14/2004

Added conversation with Scott™ catalogue editors

What was the first setenant world-wide?

12/04/2004

12/08/2004

Made it a separate page, expanded considerably

Railway Parcel and Letter Stamps of Great Britain

10/24/2002

12/06/2004

Added conversation with Tony Goodbody

Railway Parcel Stamps of Denmark

10/24/2002

12/06/2004

Added conversation with Tony Goodbody

Trains on Cinderellas
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

10/17/2002

12/06/2004

Revised Railway Parcel stamps section; New section at bottom, more images and text in general

S is for Setenant

6/18/2000

12/03/2004

Added section at bottom - What is the first setenant world-wide?

Z is for Zeppelin Post

6/18/2000

12/01/2004

Added essays for C18, Split into four pages

Trains on US stamps
Various pages

3/22/2001

11/28/2004

Added text, images, examples, and links to items through 1970 or so

THE RAILWAYS OF AMERICA, A study of postage stamps, by A. M. Goodbody

6/18/2000

11/18/2004

Restored from CJRRU website

Trains on US stamps - All the stamps of the US with trains - overview page

4/21/2001

11/16/2004

Added streetcars and other marginal items
Split the pages into smaller pieces

Trains on US stamps - page 2b - 1913
Why there is NOT a rail vehicle on Scott 398/402
(though there should be)

11/16/2004

11/16/2004

NEW

200th Anniversary of Trevithick's Penydarrem, and the Birth of Rail Locomotives
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

11/15/2004

11/15/2004

NEW

Souvenir Envelopes and Cancels of the Celebrate the Century Express
an article I wrote for The Dispatcher

11/14/2004

11/14/2004

NEW

Trains on envelope seals of Germany and Austria-Hungary

11/11/2004

11/11/2004

NEW

Trains on Argentine Revenues
Still more from the Dexter Wright collection

07/07/2004

07/07/2004

NEW

Railroad Perfins of the U.S.A.
more from the Dexter Wright collection

07/06/2004

07/06/2004

NEW

Poster Stamps - Some favorite Poster Stamps

6/18/2000

5/24/2004

Added new material, split out some sets onto their own pages.

Chemical Industries Expo - Poster stamps issued since 1915 to advertise what is now called Chem Show.

5/24/2004

5/24/2004

NEW

Swedish Industries Fair - Poster stamps issued from 1918 through 1968 for a Swedish trade fair.

6/18/2000

5/24/2004

Revised and reformatted

Henry Grimsland - Chicago Philatelic Exhibition Seals of the 1930's-1950s - thirty-some beautiful engraved miniature marvels.

1/20/2002

07/09/2006

New discoveries by Mike Nichols

C is for Cinderella

6/18/2000

5/22/2004

Added and revised poster stamp links


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