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Canada Issued Stamps on Black History Month

Canada will issue two stamps on Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone and Lincoln M. Alexander on 1st February 2018 to commemorate Black History Month. Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone : The stamp on this elegant collectible features a black and white portrait of Livingstone. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Olympic Games

Canada The Women in Winter Sports stamp issue commemorates six remarkable athletes in five beautiful stamps: Gaudet; Sharon and Shirley Firth (cross-country skiing); Danielle Goyette (hockey); Nancy Greene (alpine skiing); and Clara Hughes (cycling and speed skating). Slovakia The stamp … Continue reading

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Canada: New Definitive Stamps

The names of the locations pictured are microprinted in different locations on each stamp. The small text on the $1.20 stamp is shown nearby.Only one stamp in this set of nine depicts a city scene. This permanent-rate stamp features the … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Dog

China China Post will issue a set of two stamps celebrating the upcoming Chinese Year of the Dog on 5 January 2018. Each stamp will bear a face price of 1.2 yuan (18 US cents) and are due to be … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Festivals

Canada  : Hanukkah The stylized design in blue and yellow features a menorah with a golden Star of David elevated at the center. The shamash or “helper” candle at this central position is used to light the other eight candles … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2017 Stamps:Canada

This year’s sacred issue, designed by Louise Méthé, showcases The Adoration of the Shepherds, a vibrant oil-on-panel painting housed at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Attributed to Italian artist Tommaso di Stefano Lunetti (c. 1495-1564), this carefully composed masterpiece was based on … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Halifax Explosion

The stamp, which features the front page of The Halifax Herald published after the disaster, was unveiled on 7th November 2017. Creative director Larry Burke worked on the stamp’s design with designers Anna Stredulinsky and Adam Hartling, illustrator Mike Little and historians, … Continue reading

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US-Canada Joint Stamp Issue

One design shows a player in a contemporary uniform and using modern equipment, and the other is wearing vintage garb and using old-fashioned gear. The nondenominated (49¢) U.S. forever stamps will be issued in two different formats: in a pane … Continue reading

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Canada Post Issued “Ultimate Six” tamps

Canada Post is celebrating the best players to ever don NHL jerseys with its 2017 Canadian Hockey Legends stamp collection. The “Ultimate Six” being honoured with their own stamps during this, the NHL’s centennial, include Maurice “Rocket” Richard, Jean Béliveau, … Continue reading

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India –Canada Joint Stamp Issue

A set of two commemorative postage stamps  and a miniature sheet  issued jointly by the Government of India and Canada on the theme of Indian festival Diwali on 21st September 2017. Stamp denomination 25 Rs and 5 Rs.Ms 30 Rs. … Continue reading

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