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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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Canada Issued Stamp on First Female Lnuk Airline Captain

A 36-year-old Inuk woman is being honoured as a trailblazer and a role model. Airline captain Melissa Haney is getting her own a commemorative stamp.“I’m the first female Inuk captain at Air Inuit,” said Haney. Raised in the community of … Continue reading

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Canada Concludes Photography Series Stamps

Canada Post concluded its five-year series of commemorative stamps that showcased “the best Canadian photographers and photography of the past 150 years, as chosen by leading curators and gallery owners.”Five new designs were issued as self-adhesive stamps in booklets  of … Continue reading

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New Canada 150 Stamp on Hockey

Canada Post unveiled a stamp to honour the legendary hockey series as part of its initiative to release 10 stamps celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary. The 1972 Summit Series between Canada and the Soviet Union is widely considered one of the … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope

Terry Fox’s sister Judith Fox unveiled a stamp today honouring her brother’s remarkableMarathon of Hope in 1980, which inspired Canadians, captivated a country, and launched a lasting legacy across Canada and around the world. Judith Fox unveiled the stamp at a ceremony at City Hall in St. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Canada

Formula 1 Legends Canada Post has produced a series of five special stamps to honour five legendary drivers who together have won 17 Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada races.Three-time Formula 1 World Champion, Sir Jackie Stewart and Joann Villeneuve, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Eid

Canada Post has issued an Eid stamp that recognizes Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, two of the most important festivals celebrated by Muslims in Canada and worldwide.The stamps were unveiled at events with members of the Muslim communities in Montréal, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Expo 67 Stamp

To commemorate Canada’s 150 years, Canada Post is releasing a a set of 10 stamps honouring country’s most iconic events and moments. First up: Expo 67.The stamp will be in the shape of a maple leaf.Over next five weeks, nine … Continue reading

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