Stamp Issues - Call for help
a website is not as easy as it seems. This work cannot be
done by a couple of isolated collectors. Information has
to be gathered from all over the world. Therefore this call
Stamps - New issues
The information on new issues
is obtained through newspapers, philatelic homepages or postal
advertising (see Web links). However,
this information is not always accurate and reaches us through
indirect ways. Internet is probably the best tool to create
a network of local correspondents, which could inform everybody
about the latest issues or the issues to come. One collector
per country who could play this role of information link would
be sufficient and the information could be centralized here.
The information required has
to be related
- to issues released in the past twelve months, including
data on FDC's, official mixed documents, maxicards, ...
- to issues announced or in preparation,
- to addresses for buying these items,
- to web addresses for retrieving this information.
In general .... we
are looking for ...
To send any information, please use the email address indicated
in the Contact section on the left part of this window.
- Any information on issues
that have been forgotten
- Information and copies of
illustrated first day cancellations used in connection with
- Copies of older dual/mixed
covers (as proof of joint issue) or copies of postal administration
mail exchanges or administration reports about these joint
- And finally, in general,
any information on mixed FDC's (stamps from both countries
involved on a same cover with local first day cancellations)
and maxi-cards released by local postal administrations
or privately produced in the past couple of years involving