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by tomiseksj
Aug 28, 2020 16:36:29 GMT
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Sub-boards: Gone But Not Forgotten, The Stamp Forum Newsletter , Member Feedback and/or Suggestions

173 1,685 Current Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3 (April - June 2021)
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GENERAL INFORMATION

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No New Posts THE BASICS OF STAMP COLLECTING (STAMPS 101) - 1 Viewing

New to stamp collecting? This area is full of great information for both the novice & experienced collector. If you don't find what you're looking for, post your question or send a forum message to bobby1948 or tomiseksj.

73 1,429 Question About a Sheet of Stamps
by gillian
Jun 15, 2021 11:20:29 GMT
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Questions often asked about the forum and how to utilize its various functions. Here you will find questions and answers, plus many helpful hints on navigating the forum.

27 156 Question about posting images on this board.
by angore
May 3, 2021 9:48:53 GMT
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Are you new to stamp collecting or returning to the fold after a long hiatus? Do you have questions or would you like to learn how others have approached the hobby? Are you new to the Forum and trying to figure out how or where to do something? If any of these applies, post your questions here so our members can lend a helping hand.

142 1,563 Different questions about collecting GB
by dgdecker
Jun 16, 2021 20:03:23 GMT

AMERICAN PHILATELIC SOCIETY (APS) CHAPTER INFORMATION

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Sub-boards: ARTICLES OF DISTINCTION, CHAPTER BUSINESS, CHAPTER INFORMATION AND DISCUSSION

75 688 APS Summer Seminar Online: June 2021
by tomiseksj
May 24, 2021 17:11:39 GMT

TOPICAL/THEMATIC STAMP COLLECTING

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Jun 16, 2021 19:57:57 GMT
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Jun 16, 2021 19:53:10 GMT
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by hrdoktorx
Jun 16, 2021 20:02:32 GMT

NORTH AMERICA

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Canada & Canadian Provinces

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398 5,152 Let's See Your Classic Canadian Stamps
by hdm1950
Jun 14, 2021 21:18:03 GMT
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United States

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by angore
Jun 16, 2021 10:55:08 GMT
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Mexico

9 83 Mexico : Covers
by stamphinger
Apr 16, 2021 23:00:56 GMT
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5 58 Bermuda: stamps
by smauggie
Mar 15, 2021 0:11:33 GMT
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3 74 Saint-Pierre & Miquelon: Airmails
by hrdoktorx
Apr 25, 2021 19:50:33 GMT

AFRICA

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253 2,274 Belgian Congo Specimens - Are they anything?
by randyharper
Jun 10, 2021 17:47:29 GMT

LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

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by smauggie
Apr 13, 2021 18:38:53 GMT
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Sub-boards: Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Barbuda, Caribbean Netherlands, Caribbean (Other), Cayman Islands, Cuba, Danish West Indies, Dominica, Dominican Republic , Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti , Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles (Curacao), Puerto Rico, Saint Christopher, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sint Maarten (Saint Martin), Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Turks Islands, Virgin Islands

73 613 Barbados: Stamps
by hrdoktorx
May 7, 2021 17:07:16 GMT
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Sub-boards: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, British Guiana, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), French Guiana, Guyana, Inini, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

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by elderstamps
Jun 16, 2021 15:07:54 GMT

CINDERELLAS, LOCAL POSTS AND EPHEMERA

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Cinderellas, Labels, Seals -- here is the place for you.
Please post photos of all those hidden gems.

226 5,879 Belgium - cinderellas
by cursus
Jun 13, 2021 16:49:46 GMT
No New Posts EPHEMERA - 1 Viewing

Ephemera

38 642 Etiquettes
by daniel
Jun 12, 2021 2:57:07 GMT
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66 403 Hong Kong Torpedopost Labels
by hdm1950
May 27, 2021 21:52:59 GMT

LINKS AND RESOURCES

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Sub-boards: Member Blogs and Websites, Members Reviews, Philately Links @ Useful Tools , Stamp Clubs

115 1,434 Online Resources: All Things "Colnect"
by angore
Jun 16, 2021 10:11:46 GMT
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by jpotx113
May 10, 2021 14:42:07 GMT
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by renden
Dec 24, 2020 22:41:02 GMT

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by cjoprey
Aug 8, 2020 9:59:38 GMT
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40 585 British America Auction
by hdm1950
May 30, 2021 11:40:08 GMT
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A packet of stamps circulates among participating members who take those they want and replace them with stamps of equal or greater quality.

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by stanley64
Jun 16, 2021 7:05:28 GMT
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475 8,936 Vikingeck's Epsom Derby Give away - THE DRAW FOR RUNNERS
by dgdecker
Jun 16, 2021 19:54:39 GMT
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by brightonpete
May 19, 2021 19:46:40 GMT
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Sub-boards: Trading Post, Member Want Lists, Members' Offsite Sales (e.g.,eBay/HipStamp/etc.), Ended Member Trades, Wants, Offsite Sales

108 466 Looking for Switzerland used stamps
by bobstew617
Jun 9, 2021 3:08:04 GMT
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48 841 Stamps Received from Forum Members
by stainlessb
Jun 14, 2021 23:51:14 GMT
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Sub-boards: FORUM DONATION AUCTION - CLOSED MARCH 3, 2017, LIVE AUCTION - CLOSED MARCH 15, 2015 4pm NY, LIVE AUCTION - CLOSED MARCH 20, 2016 12pm NY

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by renden
Jan 23, 2021 13:42:01 GMT

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